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Noël Carroll on Humor & Morality in New Statesman

Noël Carroll on Humor & Morality in New Statesman

In a contribution to New Statesman‘s Agora philosophy column, Distinguished Professor Noël Carroll explains why “the refrain ‘just joking’ is not fool-proof. It will not…

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CUNY Philosophy of Emotions Workshop: May 3rd & 4th, 2019

CUNY Philosophy of Emotions Workshop: May 3rd & 4th, 2019

CUNY Philosophy of Emotions Workshop Location: Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 5th Avenue, room 5307 This workshop will provide a forum for researchers doing work on emotions…

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In Memoriam: Professor Emerita Gertrude Ezorsky (1926-2019)

In Memoriam: Professor Emerita Gertrude Ezorsky (1926-2019)

Gertrude Ezorsky, Professor Emerita of Philosophy at the Graduate Center and Brooklyn College, has passed away at the age of 92. Excerpts from an obituary…

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CUNY Philosophers Venture North for APA Pacific Division Meeting, April 17-20th

CUNY Philosophers Venture North for APA Pacific Division Meeting, April 17-20th

CUNY philosophers past & present are converging on Vancouver, B.C. for the 2019 American Philosophical Association Pacific Division Meeting. This year’s program features eleven alumni,…

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Memorial Conference: "Mapping the Moral Realm: The Philosophy of Stefan Bernard Baumrin"

Memorial Conference: “Mapping the Moral Realm: The Philosophy of Stefan Bernard Baumrin”

The CUNY Academy for the Humanities and Sciences and the Gotham Philosophical Society are co-sponsors of an upcoming memorial conference in honor of the late Prof. Stephan…

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"Tense": The 2nd Annual CUNY-Milan Interdisciplinary Workshop in Philosophy

“Tense”: The 2nd Annual CUNY-Milan Interdisciplinary Workshop in Philosophy

Several CUNY faculty and PhD students are travelling to Milan to present in the 2nd Annual CUNY-Milan Interdisciplinary Workshop in Philosophy, March 28th-29th, 2019. According…

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Profs. Linda Martín Alcoff & Charles W. Mills Interviewed About Black Women Philosophers Conference

Profs. Linda Martín Alcoff & Charles W. Mills Interviewed About Black Women Philosophers Conference

Profs. Alcoff and Mills spoke with the Graduate Center’s media team about the upcoming Black Women Philosophers Conference (March 15th-16th, 2019), hosted by CUNY GC…

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Linda Martín Alcoff in Aeon: "Consistency shouldn't be the test of truth in sexual assault cases"

Linda Martín Alcoff in Aeon: “Consistency shouldn’t be the test of truth in sexual assault cases”

Prof. Linda Martín Alcoff has published an essay in Aeon Magazine, calling for the reconsideration of consistency as “a litmus test of credibility” for the…

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CUNY Philosophy Aesthetics Faculty Produce & Perform: "Curved Spacetimes: Where Friedrich Nietzsche Meets Virginia Woolf"

CUNY Philosophy Aesthetics Faculty Produce & Perform: “Curved Spacetimes: Where Friedrich Nietzsche Meets Virginia Woolf”

Professor Barbara Gail Montero is the director of (and a performer in) the upcoming multimedia, interdisciplinary event Curved Spacetimes: Where Friedrich Nietzsche Meets Virginia Woolf. Prof. Nickolas…

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Jennifer Morton in Aeon Magazine: "How Elite Education Promotes Diversity Without Difference"

Jennifer Morton in Aeon Magazine: “How Elite Education Promotes Diversity Without Difference”

Associate Professor of Philosophy Jennifer M. Morton has published an essay in Aeon Magazine, examining how institutions of higher education can help to produce a more “diverse…

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CUNY Philosophers Travel to Denver for APA Central 2019

CUNY Philosophers Travel to Denver for APA Central 2019

The 2019 American Philosophical Association Central Division Meeting will take place February 20th-23rd in Denver, Colorado. Scroll through the program highlights copied below to find…

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Black Women Philosophers Conference: March 15th-16th, 2019

Black Women Philosophers Conference: March 15th-16th, 2019

What does a philosopher look like? Inevitably, our mental pictures are shaped by the dominant imagery of the white male marble busts of Greco-Roman antiquity—Plato,…

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Spring 2019 Colloquium Schedule

Spring 2019 Colloquium Schedule

Each colloquium will be held on Wednesday from 4:15 P.M. to 6:15 P.M. All colloquia will take place at the GC in rooms 9-204/9-205 except…

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A Night of Philosophy and Ideas (Brooklyn), 2019

A Night of Philosophy and Ideas (Brooklyn), 2019

The annual 12-hour Night of Philosophy and Ideas returns to the Brooklyn Public Library from 7pm on Saturday, Feb. 2nd to 7am on Sunday, Feb. 3rd….

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Logic and Metaphysics Workshop: Spring 2019 Talks

Logic and Metaphysics Workshop: Spring 2019 Talks

The Logic and Metaphysics Workshop will be meeting on Mondays from 4:15 to 6:15 in room 7314 of the Graduate Center, CUNY (365 5th Avenue)….

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