Philosopher and theologian Alvin
Plantinga, of the University of Notre Dame, will present a lecture entitled
and Possible Worlds" at�
15:00, Sunday, October
at the School of Math.
Professor Plantinga is one of the
leading scholars in the field of Christian philosophy. He is author of more than
100 articles and a dozen books, including "Faith and Philosophy"
، "God and Other Minds"
، "The Nature of Necessity" and "Faith and
Plantinga is the John A. O'Brien
Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame. He received his A.B.
degree from Calvin College, his M.A. from the University of Michigan, and his
Ph.D. from Yale University in 1958.
Plantinga has served as President
of the Central Division of the American Philosophical Association and President
of the Society of Christian Philosophers. He has received numerous awards,
including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a National Endowment for the Humanities
Fellowship, as well as honorary degrees from Glasgow University, Calvin College,
North Park College, and the Free University of Amsterdam.