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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