Anton Wilhelm Amo: The African Philosopher in 18th Europe

By Dwight Lewis Anton Wilhelm Amo (c. 1700 – c. 1750) – born in West Africa, enslaved, and then gifted to the Duke of Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel … Read more…

Philosophers Don’t Hug: Mike Ventimiglia on American Philosophy

American Philosophy by John Kaag

Michael Ventimiglia, Associate Professor at Sacred Heart University, was one of the critics for John Kaag’s American Philosophy: A Love Story Author Meets Critics session at Eastern APA and … Read more…

A Love Story: John Kaag on American Philosophy

American Philosophy by John Kaag

John Kaag is Professor and Chair of Philosophy at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.  He is the author of American Philosophy: A Love Story, which … Read more…

Philosophy in the Contemporary World: After September 11th, A Permanent State of Exception?

By Eric Meyer After the September 11th terror attacks, Western broadcast media repeatedly trumpeted the refrain that somehow ‘everything was different!’ than before that shocking … Read more…