Philosophers Among Recent NEH Grant Winners

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The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has announced the winners of its latest round of grants, and several philosophers are among the winners.

They and their funded projects are:

Todd Buras (Baylor University) (w/ co-project directors Phillip Donnelly and Angel Parham)
Disputatio and the Pursuit of Wisdom in the Humanities
A two-week summer seminar for schoolteachers exploring the disputatio, or disputed questions, as a tool for discussing the nature of wisdom.
($189,999 / Institutes for K–12 Educators)

Landon D. C. Elkind (Western Kentucky University)
Principia Mathematica: A Critical Edition
Preparation for publication of a critical edition in print and digital formats of Principia Mathematica (1910–1913) by British philosophers Alfred North Whitehead (1861–1947) and Bertrand Russell (1872–1970).
($281,104 / Scholarly Editions and Translations)

Juan Carlos Flores (University of Detroit Mercy)
A Critical Edition of Henry of Ghent’s Summa Quaestionum Ordinariarum, Articles 73–75
Preparation for print and digital publication of 13th-century philosopher Henry of Ghent’s Questiones ordinariae (Summa), articles 73-75.
($295,528 / [Scholarly Editions and Translations)

You can access the full list of recent NEH grant winners here.

 

 

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