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[Photo]: Peg Zeglin  Brand

Peg Zeglin Brand (Retired)

[Icon]: Website http://www.pegbrand.com Website


Emerita Associate Professor of Philosophy and Women's Studies


Studio Art: B.A. University of Illinois at Chicago 1973,
M.A. University of Wisconsin (Madison) 1975;
Philosophy: M.A. University of Illinois at Chicago 1978,
Ph.D. University of Illinois at Chicago 1985

Academic Interests

philosophy of art, aesthetics, feminist philosophy including bioethics, existentialist philosophy of Simone de Beauvoir, medical humanities, and fine arts/studio: painting


Nominated for Indiana Commission for Women Sixth Annual Torchbearer Award 2010, Favorite IUPUI Professor 2011 and 2006, Peg Zeglin Brand Chair in Gender Studies named in my honor at IUB funded by donors Dale and Norman Leff 1997, Instructional Media Development Grant, Instructional Support Services IU Bloomington 1999, to create videotape on Judy Chicago's on-campus teaching


Beauty Unlimited(forthcoming Indiana University Press), Beauty Matters (Indiana University Press 2000), Feminism and Tradition in Aesthetics(Penn State Press 1995), articles in 100,000 Years of Beauty (Editions-Babylon, Paris 2009), The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy (2007), Philosophical Essays on Simone de Beauvoir's THE MANDARINS(2005), HYPATIA: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy, Beauvoir Studies, The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism. Co-author with Myles Brand, "The Beauty of the Game," Basketball and Philosophy: Thinking Outside the Paint (2007)


Indiana University Intercampus Coalition for the Advancement of Women (ICAW), Associate to the President of Indiana University 1994-2002, Indiana University Foundation, Marvella Bayh Memorial Lecture Committee IUB 1995-1997

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