THE MIDWEST PRAGMATIST STUDY GROUP
of The Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy
Fifteenth Annual Meeting
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Indianapolis, Indiana USA
21–22 September 2013
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 21
1:00 PM–2:15 PM: "To Regain the Scent for the Wilderness of Essence: Santayana's Fantastic Lesson"
Lucio Privitello, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
2:30 PM–3:45 PM: "Rorty and Santayana on Philosophy"
James Seaton, Michigan State University
3:45 PM: Refreshment Break
Discussant: Michael Brodrick, Miami University
5:45 PM–Business Meeting
7:00 PM: Dinner
Sunday, September 22
9:30 AM–10:45 AM: "Toward a Practice of Stoic Pragmatism"
Steven Miller, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Liberal, Ironic Hypocrites:
Situating Rorty in the History of American Democratic Thought"
Kenneth Stikkers, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
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.