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Rescher Prize for Systemic Philosophy
Ruth Millikan will receive the 2017 Nicholas Rescher Prize for Systematic Philosophy on Friday, October 13, 2017 in 2500/2501 Posvar Hall. She will give a public lecture titled "Biosematic Functions of some Non-naming Words" at 2:00 p.m., followed by a public reception at 3:15 p.m. A guided tour of the Philosophy Archives will follow at 4:00 p.m. in the Hillman Library, Special Collections, Third Floor.
Humanities Center Conference
The University of Pittsburgh Humanities Center will hold a workshop on Tommie Shelby's "Dark Ghettos": Injustice, Dissent, and Reform on October 26, 2017 (All day) to October 27, 2017 (All day) in the Teplitz Memorial Moot Courtroom, University of Pittsburgh School of Law. LEARN MORE >
Goldhaber to present at Central APA
Charles Goldhaber will present his paper ""Melancholy," "spleen" and other "humours" in the conclusion to the Treatise’s first book" at the 2018 Central Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Society, February 21–24. LEARN MORE >
Alison Springle Presentation
Alison Springle (with Rick Grush) will be presenting a paper at the Spacial Experience conference in September. LEARN MORE >
Congratulations to Justin Humphreys!
Justin's paper "Disjunctivism and the Stream of Consciousness" has been selected as the winner of APA's 2018 William James Prize for the best paper in the area of American philosophy accepted for inclusion in the Eastern Division program. Congratulations on this honor!
Mechanics and Mechanisms
Congratulations to Josh Eisenthal whose "Mechanics without Mechanisms" was just published in Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics! LEARN MORE >