Posted by Sean Flynt on 2014-02-21

Samford University’s Philosophy Department will host noted scholar Dean Zimmerman for its annual guest lecture–"God and the Cosmos"– March 4 at 3:30 p.m. in Brock Forum, Dwight Beeson Hall. Zimmerman also will speak at 10 a.m. in Reid Commons. Both events are free-of-charge and open to the public.

Dr. Zimmerman is a professor of philosophy at Rutgers University and the author of numerous books and articles on metaphysics and the philosophy of religion. He is co-editor of the Oxford Studies in Metaphysics.

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