Print Page   |   Sign In   |   Join ASA
Latest News: ASA Members

Aesthetics sessions at APA-Eastern

Wednesday, September 13, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Julie Van Camp
Share |

Are you attending the Eastern meeting of the American Philosophical Association in Savannah, Georgia, January 3-6, 2018? Many ASA members are presenting work on aesthetics and related areas. Mark your calendars!

Wednesday, January 3: 6:30-9:30 pm

APA Committee Session: Taking Back Philosophy

Critic: Julianne Chung (University of Louisville)

Thursday, January 4: 9-11 am

Colloquium: Aesthetics

Speaker: Jonathan Gingerich (University of California, Los Angeles: "Freedom and the Value of Games"
Commentator: Luke Cuddy (Southwestern College)

Speaker: John Dyck (The Graduate Center, CUNY): "Spatial Music"
Commentator: Kevin Ryan (University of Memphis)

Colloquium: Perception

Speaker: Jason Leddington (Bucknell University): "Bearable Noise"
Commentator: John Kulvicki (Dartmouth College)

Thursday, January 4: 11:00 am-1:30 pm

 Poster session

Ariane Nomikos (University at Buffalo, SUNY): "Ambiguous Places: A Case for the Everyday Sublime"

Thursday, January 4: noon-2 pm

2018 Arthur Danto/American Society for Aesthetics Prize: Kenneth Walden's "Art and Moral Revolution"

Chair: Dominic McIver Lopes (University of British Columbia)
Speakers: John Gibson (University of Louisville)
Lydia Goehr (Columbia University)
Commentator: Kenneth Walden (Dartmouth College

Reception for all prizes: Thursday, January 4: 5:00-6:00 pm: Exhibit Area

Thursday, January 4: 2:00-5:00 pm

Diversity in Philosophy

Julianne Chung (University of  Louisville): "Style, Substance, Methodology, and Diversity: A Cross-Cultural Case Study"

Thursday, January 4: 5:15-7:15 pm

Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy
Topic: Foucault and Psychoanalysis

Commentator: Noelle  McAfee (Emory University)

Thursday, January 4: 7:30-10:30 pm

Society for the Philosophic Study of the Contemporary Visual Arts

Deborah Knight (Queen's University at Kingston): "Cinema Space, Cinema Time"
Dan Shaw (Lock Haven University): "The Law Redeemed: The Verdict and Goliath"

Friday, January 5: 11:00 am-1:30 pm

Poster Session

Javier Gomez-Lavin (The Graduate Center, CUNY): "Disbelief as Mere Belief"

Friday, January 5: 11:15 am-1:15 pm

American Society for Aesthetics session

Topic: Author Meets Critics: On Being Awesome: A Unified Theory of How Not to Suck, by Nick Riggle

Chair: David Friedell (University of British Columbia)
Critics: Laura Gillespie (Stanford University)
Erich Matthes (Wellesley College)
C. Thi Nguyen (Utah Valley University)
Author: Nick Riggle (University of San Diego)

Thanks to David Friedell for organizing this session on behalf of the American Society for Aesthetics

Saturday, January 6: 11:30 am-1:30 pm

Invited Symposium: Women Philosophers, 1600-1900

Kristin Gjesdal (Temple University)


more Meetings

7/6/2018 » 7/8/2018
ASA Rocky Mountain Division

7/9/2018 » 7/27/2018
Summer Seminar: Beauty and Why It Matters

Featured Members
Elizabeth CantalamessaWinner of the 2018 Outstanding Student Paper Prize
Daniel P. WilsonWinner of the 2018 Irene H. Chayes New Voices Award

Membership Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal