CUNY Philosophers Consider the "Ethics and Aesthetics of Stand-Up Comedy"

CUNY Philosophers Consider the “Ethics and Aesthetics of Stand-Up Comedy”

Distinguished Professor Noël Carroll will give a keynote address on “Timings” at the Ethics and Aesthetics of Stand-Up Comedy Conference at Bucknell University, April 5th-8th,…

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Alumni, Faculty and PhD Students Present at American Society for Aesthetics Annual Meeting

Alumni, Faculty and PhD Students Present at American Society for Aesthetics Annual Meeting

CUNY GC Philosophy was well represented at the this year’s American Society for Aesthetics Annual Meeting in Seattle, WA. Pictured above (left to right): Tobyn De…

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Watch: Jesse Prinz on "How Wonder Makes Us Human" (at Aeon Video)

Watch: Jesse Prinz on “How Wonder Makes Us Human” (at Aeon Video)

Distinguished Professor Jesse Prinz discusses the “neglected” emotion of wonder in a new video produced by Aeon. Enjoy!

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Noël Carroll Discusses Art Criticism on Philosophy Bites

Noël Carroll Discusses Art Criticism on Philosophy Bites

Distinguished Professor Noël Carroll is featured in the most recent episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast. Professor Carroll’s discussion of art criticism (and his view, articulated…

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Graham Priest w/ Damon Young in Aeon Magazine: "How Can Duchamp's 'Fountain' Be Both Art and Not Art?"

Graham Priest w/ Damon Young in Aeon Magazine: “How Can Duchamp’s ‘Fountain’ Be Both Art and Not Art?”

Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Graham Priest has co-authored an article in Aeon Magazine, applying dialetheist logic to a perennial question in the philosophy of art: how can…

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Science Studies Dissertation Fellowship: Science & Art, Due April 21

Science Studies Dissertation Fellowship: Science & Art, Due April 21

The Interdisciplinary Committee on Science Studies Fellowship Competition 2016-2017 Academic Year: “Science and Art” DEADLINE for Doctoral Student and Mid-Career Faculty Applications: April 21, 2016 no later…

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CUNY PhD Students & Alumni to Present at American Society for Aesthetics Conferences

CUNY PhD Students & Alumni to Present at American Society for Aesthetics Conferences

A number of CUNY Graduate Center Philosophy PhD students & alumni will present at upcoming American Society for Aesthetics Conferences. American Society for Aesthetics Eastern…

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Noël Carroll Voted 6th Most Important Philosopher of Art Post-1945

Noël Carroll Voted 6th Most Important Philosopher of Art Post-1945

Brian Leiter, on his popular blog Leiter Reports, recently conducted a survey about philosophers of art post-1945, and CUNY Graduate Center Philosophy Program Distinguished Professor…

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Marilynn Johnson Awarded ASA Dissertation Fellowship

Marilynn Johnson Awarded ASA Dissertation Fellowship

Marilynn H. Johnson, a PhD Candidate at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, has been awarded the American Society for Aesthetics Dissertation Fellowship…

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Video: Interview with Noël Carroll "Arthur Danto & Art Criticism"

Video: Interview with Noël Carroll “Arthur Danto & Art Criticism”

CUNY philosophy professor Noël Carroll answers questions about Arthur Danto’s art criticism and his impact on the philosophy of art. He elaborates on the difference…

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CFP: Aristotelian Society & Mind Association Due Feb 1

CFP: Aristotelian Society & Mind Association Due Feb 1

90th Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association Cardiff University, July 8-10, 2016 Submission deadline: February 1, 2016 About The Joint Session[aristoteliansociety.us1.list-manage.com] is a…

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CFP: Graduate Aesthetics Conference, Due Jan 10

CFP: Graduate Aesthetics Conference, Due Jan 10

CFP: Graduate Conference in Aesthetics Sunday April 17, 2016 Independence Park Hotel, Philadelphia Keynote Speaker: Dr. Paul Taylor (Penn State University) Sponsored by the American…

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Noel Carroll's Work on PBS Ideas Channel

Noel Carroll’s Work on PBS Ideas Channel

The central theses of Noel Carroll’s 1990 Philosophy of Horror are detailed in this video by PBS Ideas Channel, a show hosted by Mike Rugnetta…

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Noël Carroll Aeon Video Interview on Horror

Noël Carroll Aeon Video Interview on Horror

Watch interview of Noël Carroll on the Paradox of Horror here Horror fiction – in print and on screen – is big business because it’s…

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CFP/Convocatoria: IIFs-UNAM Philosophy Graduate Conference in Mexico City | Due Aug 31

CFP/Convocatoria: IIFs-UNAM Philosophy Graduate Conference in Mexico City | Due Aug 31

CALL FOR PAPERS The students of the Institute of Philosophical Research of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (IIFs-UNAM) invite graduate students to submit to:…

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