Michael A. Brown
Michael A. Brown

Michael A. Brown

Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Philosophy

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • “Cognitive Science,” New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-2013: Ethics and Philosophy., Gale-Cengage Publishing, 2013
  • Revisions to “Dualism,” New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-2013: Ethics and Philosophy., Gale-Cengage Publishing, 2013
  • “Visual Depiction of Impossibility and Hans Holbein’s The Body of the Dead Christ in the Tomb (1521).”, Journal of Religion & Society Supplement Series, 8, 2012
  • Stephens, W. O., Brown, M. A. Philosophy as Therapy for the Soul, Creighton University Magazine, 30-35, 2006
  • Stephens, W. O., Brown, M. A. Philosophy as Therapy for the Soul, Creighton University Magazine, 30-35, 2006

Presentations

  • “Abandoning Commitment to Failing Scientific Research Commitments: A Philosophical Perspective,” talk given to the Physics Department., 2014
  • “A Sense of Tragedy Near the End: Shakespeare, Freud, and Norman Maclean’s Problem of Defeat,” paper delivered at the annual meeting of the Western Literature Association, Missoula, Montana., 2011
  • “Visual Depiction of Impossibility and Hans Holbein’s The Body of the Dead Christ in the Tomb (1521),” paper presented at conference on Religion and the Visual (Kripke Center for Religion and Society)., 2011

Awards and Honors

  • Iggy Award, Creighton College of Arts and Sciences, 2013
  • Nominee, Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Award for teaching Achievement, 2005