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

 

2014 Program

 

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.

 

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