Nomination deadline for the 2017 Public Philosophy Op-Ed Contest

The APA committee on public philosophy sponsors a contest for the best opinion-editorials published by philosophers. The goal is to honor five standout pieces that successfully blend
The APA committee on public philosophy sponsors a contest for the best opinion-editorials published by philosophers. The goal is to honor five standout pieces that successfully blend [More]

SMRP Panel for APA Pacific 2017

Conference Name: SMRP Panel for APA Pacific 2017 Conference Dates: April12-15, 2017 Submission Deadline: September 1, 2016 Location: Westin, Seattle,
Conference Name: SMRP Panel for APA Pacific 2017 Conference Dates: April12-15, 2017 Submission Deadline: September 1, 2016 Location: Westin, Seattle, [More]

SPSCVA Pacific Division APA Group Meeting

Conference Name: Society for the Philosophic Study of the Contemporary Visual Arts (SPSCVA) Pacific Division APA Group Meeting Conference Date: April 12-15, 2017 Submission Deadline: September 15,
Conference Name: Society for the Philosophic Study of the Contemporary Visual Arts (SPSCVA) Pacific Division APA Group Meeting Conference Date: April 12-15, 2017 Submission Deadline: September 15, [More]

2017 Pacific Division Meeting

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“Nevertheless she persisted.”

This week we saw a male US senator silence his female colleague on the floor of the United States Senate. In theory, gender has nothing to do with the rules governing the conduct of US senators
This week we saw a male US senator silence his female colleague on the floor of the United States Senate. In theory, gender has nothing to do with the rules governing the conduct of US senators [More]

APA Eastern 2017 annual conference wrap-up

Thanks to everyone who joined us at the annual meeting of the American Philosophical Association Eastern Division. We had a great time in Baltimore attending sessions and interacting with customers,
Thanks to everyone who joined us at the annual meeting of the American Philosophical Association Eastern Division. We had a great time in Baltimore attending sessions and interacting with customers, [More]

When consensus was king. For a generation of historians, <strong>liberalism and centrism</strong> were taken for granted. Now historians no longer know what to think about America

When consensus was king. For a generation of historians, liberalism and centrism were taken for granted. Now historians no longer know what to think about
When consensus was king. For a generation of historians, liberalism and centrism were taken for granted. Now historians no longer know what to think about [More]

In the mid-60s, <strong>Norman Podhoretz</strong> gave up on becoming the next Lionel Trilling. Instead he wrote about ambition, alienating almost everyone he knew

In the mid-60s, Norman Podhoretz gave up on becoming the next Lionel Trilling. Instead he wrote about ambition, alienating almost everyone he
In the mid-60s, Norman Podhoretz gave up on becoming the next Lionel Trilling. Instead he wrote about ambition, alienating almost everyone he [More]

Sanctuary & Religious Liberty

Embed from Getty Images As the Trump administration steps up the enforcement of immigration law, some illegal immigrants have engaged in the time-honored tradition of seeking sanctuary in churches.
Embed from Getty Images As the Trump administration steps up the enforcement of immigration law, some illegal immigrants have engaged in the time-honored tradition of seeking sanctuary in churches. [More]

How to make <strong>the color red</strong>: Scholars and artists long sought the tools. Arsenic, Asian flora, sulfur, mercury, and ox blood have been involved

How to make the color red: Scholars and artists long sought the tools. Arsenic, Asian flora, sulfur, mercury, and ox blood have been
How to make the color red: Scholars and artists long sought the tools. Arsenic, Asian flora, sulfur, mercury, and ox blood have been [More]