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Graduate Student Awards!

Tony Hernandez has been awarded the Access to Excellence Fellowship for 2020–21. Jun Young Kim has been awarded the Dean’s Scholar Fellowship for 2020–21. Jun also won this year’s Marcus Prize, awarded by…

Samuel Fleischacker: Author Meets Critic Session

A Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Society Author Meets Critics session on Samuel Fleischacker’s new book is now up as a podcast:  Author Meets Critics: On Samuel Fleischacker’s Being Me Being You: Adam Smith and…

Anne Eaton: New Publications

Anne’s co-edited (with Charles Peterson, African American Studies, Oberlin) special issue of Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism on Race and Aesthetics (vol. 77, no.4) has been published. Her “The Ethics of Portraiture” was published…

Tony Laden on democracy

Tony’s paper, “How Democracy Doesn’t End,” is now up on the website of the Cedar Trees Institute, which is devoted to democratic thought and practice at the University of Victoria. Tony’s paper, available…

In Memoriam: George Dickie

It is with great sadness that we announce that Professor Dickie has passed away. George T. Dickie served in the Marine Corps from 1944 to 1946. He then received his BA from Florida State…

Philosophy Department Offices on 14th Floor of UH—CLOSED

Along with the rest of the University of Illinois at Chicago, the Philosophy Department is currently operating on a revised schedule due to the COVID-19 situation. Our office is currently closed to the…

D'Alessandro Wins APA Prize

William D’Alessandro has been awarded the the APA’s Routledge, Taylor & Francis Prize for best articles in philosophy written by APA members who hold adjunct or limited term academic appointments. The paper for which he was…