A Two-day Conference on the Concept of Character.
Speakers will include
Maria Di Battista
Philosophers, literary scholars, and psychologists explore the concept of character.
Saturday morning: 10am to 12:30pm
Jon Elster, “Introductory Overview”
John Doris, “How to Build a Person”
Saturday afternoon: 2:30pm to 5pm
Ruth Bernard Yeazell, “Henry James and the Lure of Character”
Maria Di Battista, “Surprising Characters”
Sunday morning: 10am to 12:30pm
Walter Mischel, “Searching for Personality: Character?”
George Ainslie, “Building Character from the Bottom Up”