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Pragmatism

Please join us for two events with Eduardo Kohn, professor of Anthropology at McGill University:

Anthropology as Cosmic Diplomacy: Toward an Ecological Ethics for the Anthropocene
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
4:30-6:00pm
Rutgers Academic Building, Room 2160
15 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, NJ

and

Seminar on C.S. Peirce
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
1:30-4:00pm
Van Dyck Hall, Room 301
16 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, NJ
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Co-Conveners

5d6 Brad Evans edit
Brad Evans, Department of English

5d6 Nicholas Gaskill
Nicholas Gaskill, Department of English

5d6 Jeffrey Lawrence edit
Jeffrey Lawrence, Department of English

 

The working group “Pragmatism” continues its consideration of the current theoretical possibilities and historical implications of key figures from 19th and 20th century American pragmatism with a number of seminars led by internationally recognized scholars. Our focus in the fall semester will be Dewey, with directed readings led by Melvin Rogers, Brown University, and Alexander Livingston, Cornell. In the spring, we will move on to Peirce, with a visit from Eduardo Kohn, McGill University.

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15 Seminary Place
Rutgers Academic Building
West Wing, Room 6107
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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