20 December 2013

interview with Shelly in 3AM Magazine

it's called "Where are the women?"


13 December 2013

philosophy dept. coffee hour

The SPEL-GSO in conjunction with Minorities and Philosophy invites faculty, staff, and graduate students to a Philosophy Department Coffee Hour.

Please join us on Tuesday, December 17, from 1-2 pm in the IASH conference room for some coffee and snacks before winter break.

We know this is a busy time, so feel free to just stop by for a few minutes if you're able.

Hope to see you there!

09 December 2013

brown bag lunch reminder

Our last Brown Bag Lunch of the Fall Semester will take place on Tuesday December 10, from 11:45 to 1:00, in LT 1506 (Comp Lit Conference Room)

Our paper this time is home grown: Christopher Knapp, "Economic Envy," forthcoming in Journal of Applied Philosophy

05 December 2013

philosophical investigations

Merriam-Webster's "most popular" strikes me as rather philosophical:

grade inflation

at Harvard, the median grade is A-, the mode is a straight A.




Nietzsche in pre-code Hollywood part II

more pre-code awesomeness, lifted from the comments (thanks!):

start at about 1:05:30, and then again at 1:21

Maxwell Anderson seems to have embellished Somerset Maugham's story.

see also: are you a philosopher @ 13:25

also: did she open a bottle of bourbon with a corkscrew @15:20?