Philosophy PhD & Masters Students at the Graduate Center, City University of New York.
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Recent group activity
CUNY Graduate Center’s MAP (Minorities and Philosophy) Chapter
invites submissions for MAPshop, a works-in-progress series.
MAPshop aims broadly at addressing (a) minority issues in the profession, (b) […]
CUNY Graduate Center Philosophy alumni are cordially invited to attend the department’s second-annual Alumni Day, to celebrate the accomplishments of our alumni and support the endeavors of current […]
Watch interview of Noël Carroll on the Paradox of Horror here
Horror fiction – in print and on screen – is big business because it’s immensely popular. Stephen King has sold more than 350 millio […]
Bana Bashour is a 2007 GC alumna, now associate professor of philosophy at American University of Beirut.
Naturalism’s Final Causes
Interview by Richard Marshall.
Bana Bashour is a groovy p […]
The Logic and Metaphysics Workshop for the Fall Semester will start at the end of August. The New York Logic and Philosophy Group will no longer exist as a separate entity, but will be absorbed into the Workshop.
The Workshop will meet this semester on Mondays, 4.15-6-15, usually at the GC, though sometimes meetings may be at other places. The…[Read more]
Philosophy Editor wrote a new blog post Elvira Basevich & Joanna Smolenski to Present at CUNY Archival Research Conference in the group Philosophy: 2 weeks, 2 days ago
The Second Annual Early Research and Scholarship Conference will be held on Friday, September 25th from 9:00-3:30. This conference will feature the exciting work of over 60 doctoral students from 16 departments, […]
We will have our annual Philosophy Department Welcome Party for the incoming students at 4:15 on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 in the department lounge, room 7113. The party follows new student orientation for the incoming class, which begins at 3:00. There will be no colloquium that day. Faculty, students, and alumni are encouraged to attend and…[Read more]
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post Society for the Metaphysics of Science Conference at Rutgers-Newark Sept 17-18 in the group Philosophy: 2 weeks, 2 days ago
CUNY Philosophy PhD students Yuval Abrams & Amanda Bryant are to speak at the First Annual Meeting of the Society for the Metaphysics of Science.
September 17-18, 2015
Paul Robeson Center
Rutgers University, Newark
Thursday, September 17
Max Kistler, IHPST – Université Paris 1,…[Read more]
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post NYU History of Modern Philosophy Conference on God Nov 6-7 in the group Philosophy: 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Conference Announcement: The Twelfth Annual NYU Conference on Issues in the History of Modern Philosophy, ‘God’, November 6–7, 2015
The New York University Department of Philosophy will host the twelfth in its series of conferences on issues in the history of modern philosophy on November 6 and 7, 2015. Each conference in the series examin…[Read more]
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post NY Philosophy of Language Workshop Fall 2015 Schedule in the group Philosophy: 3 weeks, 1 day ago
We’re a community of philosophers of language centered in New York City. We have a meeting each week at which a speaker either presents a piece of their own work (perhaps in-progress) or gives an opinionated tour of some other work in the philosophy of language with which their own research is engaged.
Each colloquium is held on Wednesday at 4:15 P.M. All colloquia will take place at the Graduate Center in rooms 9204/9205 except as otherwise noted. Please call (212) 817-8615 for further information.
SWIPshop Fall 2015
A Workshop on Feminist Philosophy
The Graduate Center, CUNY
365 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Tuesday October 13
Rachel Fedock (Arizona […]
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post Octopus Communication Research by Peter Godfrey-Smith in Major News Outlets in the group Philosophy: 3 weeks, 1 day ago
New research by Peter Godfrey-Smith, with David Scheel, a biologist at Alaska Pacific University, and Matthew Lawrence, an Australian diver, on octopus communication by bodily signals was recently featured in the New York Times, National Geographic, New Scientist, and NPR. Below are those three articles and the NPR podcast link, as well as a…[Read more]
COGNITIVE SCIENCE SPEAKER SERIES
Summer 2015, Wednesdays, 2-4 pm
Room 7102, CUNY Graduate Center
(**except one Thursday: 7/9, 2-4**)
June 17: Mark McEvoy
Philosophy, Hofstra University
“Concepts, Culture, and Reliable Cognitive Capacities”
Philosophy Editor wrote a new blog post Videos from Taiwan HOT Conference in Honor of David Rosenthal in the group Philosophy: 1 month, 1 week ago
Brian Leiter recently wrote on Leiter Reports “Couldn’t make it to the conference in honor of David Rosenthal in Taiwan? You can see videos of all the talks here.”
On August 3-4 in Taiwan, a conference was held […]
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post Amanda Huminski wins North American Society for Social Philosophy Award in the group Philosophy: 1 month, 1 week ago
CUNY Philosophy PhD Student Amanda Huminski won the best graduate student paper award from the North American Society for Social Philosophy at its July 2014 meeting for her paper “Yes Means Yes: Does MacKinnon’s View of Sexuality Allow for Sexual Consent?”. It was read anonymously and selected from a substantial number of grad student su…[Read more]
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post 2014 New Student Orientation and Welcome Party! Aug 28 in the group Philosophy: 1 month, 1 week ago
We will have our annual Welcome Party for the incoming students at 4:15 on Wednesday, August 28, 2014 in the department lounge, room 7113; there will be no colloquium that day. Please attend and meet the new class.
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post CFP: USC-UCLA Graduate Student Conference in Philosophy in the group Philosophy: 1 month, 1 week ago
Call for Papers
USC-UCLA Graduate Student Conference in Philosophy
Keynote Speaker: L.A. Paul (UNC Chapel Hill)
We invite submissions from graduate students for a conference hosted by the philosophy departs at USC and UCLA.
Conference Date: February 20, 2016
Location: Muddhall, USC
Deadline for Submissions: November 1, 2015
Philosophy Editor edited the blog post “The Vampire Myth” Panel w/Noël Carrol, Stephen King, Matt Reeves & Melissa Rosenberg in the group Philosophy: 1 month, 1 week ago
At the October 1-3 2010 New Yorker Festival, Joan Acocella discussed the vampire genre with philosopher Noël Carrol, author Stephen King, filmmaker Matt Reeves & screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg.
Topics covered include the resurgence of vampires in recent years, the appeal of “good vampires”, why we like horror movies, the politics of the horror…[Read more]
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