Department News & Congratulations

  • Emory Philosophy Department members were almost omnipresent at the 2019 annual meeting of the Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy.  

    Eleven philosophy department faculty and current graduate students presented papers:  John Stuhr, Kit Slover, Falguni Sheth, Miguel Gualdrón Ramírez, Andrew Mitchell, Christopher Merwin, Noëlle McAfee, Lynne Huffer, Catherine Fullarton, Jordan Daniels, and Benjamin Davis.   In addition, Cynthia Willett served as a session commentator, and John Lysaker, Dilek Huseyinzadegan, Susan Bredlau served as session chairs.  Erin Tarver spoke at a special book session on her The I in Team:  Sports Fandom and the Reproduction of Identity.  Finally, nine recent Emory philosophy Ph.D.s were also on the SPEP program as speakers or commentators.

  • Professor Dilek Huseyinzadegan was interviewed by Sarah Tyson about her new book, Kant's Nonideal Theory of Politics (Northwestern University Press, 2019) on New Books in Philosophy Podcast. Listen here. 

  • A Cynthia Willett's Interspecies Ethics (CUP 2014) was translated into Spanish as Etica Interespecies, ed. Alexandra Navarro (Buenos Aires, 2019), and can be downloaded here.

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October 3

“Matter's Politics: Between

Political Ecology and Performativity”

Edwards Lecture

Emily Parker

Towson University

Towson, Maryland

4:15 p.m. in White Hall - 112