Carry Osborne ’11 writes with exciting news. His paper, “Why Death is a Loss: The Asymmetry of Pre-Natal and Post-Mortem Non-Existence,” has been accepted for presentation at the 2011 Illinois Philosophical Association conference 2011 Illinois Philosophical Association conference. The conference will take place on November 18-19 at Northern Illinois University and honors the work of Professor Michael Tooley at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Carry is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Philosophy at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and he participated in the 2010 Colorado Summer Seminar in Philosophy. We are proud to report that the paper was initially drafted in the Senior Seminar taught by Prof. Partridge in the Spring 2011 semester. Congratulations, Carry!