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Sat, Aug 05


Menlo Park

BASTA 2023

Our Theme: "Reconsiderations Within Contemporary Thomistic Metaphysics" Onsi Kamel of Princeton will be presenting "Place as a Metaphysical Problem for Contemporary Thomists" Dr. Brendan Palla will respond.

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BASTA 2023
BASTA 2023

Time & Location

Aug 05, 2023, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Menlo Park, 320 Middlefield Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA

About the event

Join us at 5pm on August 5th, 2023 for our conference on Reconsiderations Within Contemporary Thomism


5pm Mass at St Patrick's Seminary, 

5:45pm Onsi Kamel's lecture on "Place as a Metaphysical Problem for Contemporary Thomists"

6:15pm Brendan Palla will respond

6:30pm Q & A and general conversation between the speakers

7pm Dinner, and conversation continuing into the evening

Our Speakers:

Onsi Kamel (BA, MA) is a PhD student in the religion department at Princeton University. His writing has appeared in First Things, Ad Fontes, Mere Orthodoxy, and the Scottish Journal of Theology.

Brendan Palla (Ph.D.) is an associate professor of Philosophy at St Patrick's College and Seminary. He is currently working on Rage against the Machine, a textbook-length student-led role-playing scenario that explores the philosophical and social issues surrounding the industrialization of Manchester, UK, in the early 1800s.


  • BASTA 2023

    This ticket entitles you to attendance at the Mass, the lectures, Q&A and then dinner and drinks following.

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