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Debate: 'Does God Exist?'

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November 9, 2016
7:30 pm-8:30 pm

Mahar Auditorium

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Owen Wiggins

"Does God Exist?," a faculty debate hosted by the University Union.

Debate participants include professor of Philosophy Louise Antony, professor Philosophy Peter Graham, professor of Environmental Conservation Craig Nicolson, professor History Daniel Gordon, and professor of evolutionary biology David Sloan Wilson from SUNY Binghamton.

The discussion will not just explore the ontological existence of God but also the social, moral and cognitive benefits of affirming or denying the existence of God. 

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