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M. A. Coleman

Campus Address: ES 0017M
Phone: (317)278-8572
Email: martcole@iupui.edu
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Appointments

Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy
Adjunct Associate Professor, American Studies Program
Director and Editor, Santayana Edition

Education

A. B., University of Chicago, 1992
M. A., Texas A&M University, 1996
Ph. D., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 2003

Academic Interests

American Philosophy, George Santayana, John Dewey

Teaching

Introduction to Philosophy, Logic, Ethics, American Philosophy, George Santayana, John Dewey, History of Philosophy

Awards

National Endowment for the Humanities grant (ID #: RQ–50563–11) ($225,000), 2011–2015

Outstanding Mentor/Motivator Award, presented by the IUPUI Liberal Arts Student Council, 2008-09

Greenlee Prize, presented by the Society for Advancement of American Philosophy, 2000, 2005

Publications

Edited Volumes
Morris Grossman, Art and Morality: Essays in the Spirit of George Santayana, Fordham University Press, in press

George Santayana, Reason in Religion, Book 3 of The Life of Reason, Volume VII of The Works of George Santayana, The MIT Press, in press

George Santayana, Reason in Society, Book 2 of The Life of Reason, Volume VII of The Works of George Santayana, The MIT Press, 2013

George Santayana, Reason in Common Sense, Book 1 of The Life of Reason, Volume VII of The Works of George Santayana,The MIT Press, 2011

The Essential Santayana, Indiana University Press, 2009

Selected Articles
"Morris Grossman on George Santayana," Overheard in Seville: Bulletin of the George Santayana Society, in press.

"Celebrating the Death of Another Person," in Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on George Santayana, eds. Giuseppe Patella, Matthew Flamm, Jennifer Rea, Lexington Books, 2013

“‘It Doesn’t . . . Matter Where You Begin’: Pound and Santayana on Education,” Journal of Aesthetic Education, 44:4, 1–17, 2010

“On the Very Good Idea of a Conceptual Scheme,” The Pluralist, 5:2, 69–86, 2010

“Is George Santayana an American Philosopher?” Cognitio, 10:1, 29-41, 2009

“The Meaninglessness of Coming Unstuck in Time,” The Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 44:4, 681-698, 2008

Service

Midwest Pragmatist Study Group, organizer, 2008-Present

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