THE MIDWEST PRAGMATIST STUDY GROUP
of The Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy
Sixteenth Annual Meeting
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Indianapolis, Indiana USA
27–28 September 2014
Saturday Afternoon and Sunday Morning
All sessions meet in
Cavanaugh Hall, Room 508
425 University Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN 46202
No fee, no registration, open to the public
Saturday, September 27, 2014
1:00 PM–2:15 PM: "'Now Let Us Shift' in the Light of 'Philosophical Heresy',"
James Seaton, Michigan State University
2:30 PM–3:45 PM: "Richard Rorty, Liberal Democracy, and the Plural Self" (PDF)
Wesley Dempster, Bowling Green State University
3:45 PM: Refreshment Break
4:15 PM–5:45 PM: Key Texts Session: "Now Let Us Shift" (2002), by Gloria Anzaldua
Discussant: Ernesto Valasquez, University of Dayton
5:45 PM: Business Meeting
7:00 PM: Dinner
Sunday, September 28, 2014
9:30 AM–10:45 AM: "Science and Art Converge in The Spirit of Youth"
Marilyn Fischer, University of Dayton
11:00 AM–12:15 PM: "An 'American Sublime' in Nineteenth-Century American Art and Philosophy" (PDF)
Nicholas Guardiano, Southern Illinois University
Support for this meeting of the Midwest Pragmatist Study Group comes from the Institute for American Thought, the Santayana Edition, the Department of Philosophy, and the American Studies Program in the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI.