Philosophy

08.15.2019

This spring and summer the Neubauer Collegium explored philosophers’ retreats and the idea of home in an exhibition, event series, and course.

Summer/19

Dieter Roelstraete’s course explored exile, retreat, and homes away from home.

Summer/19

Dieter Roelstraete on philosophers and their man caves.

Spring/19

At Agnes Callard’s Night Owls events, students ask the big questions.

Fall/16

Excerpt from Greetings from Utopia Park: Surviving a Transcendent Childhood by Claire Hoffman, AMʼ05.

Fall/16

The Transcendental Meditation movement’s goals were utopian but life for its followers wasn’t always blissful, Claire Hoffman, AM’05, writes in a new memoir.

Summer/16

Martha C. Nussbaum argues a culture of rage and retribution is harming American society.

11.16.2015

Philosophy professor Candace Vogler is on the case.

July–Aug/15

A religion professor parses the moral language of modern diets.

July–Aug/15

William Wimsatt follows ideas where they lead—and takes his students with him.

03.20.2015

How to enhance life—and dessert.
July–Aug/14

Philosopher Irad Kimhi teaches unhappiness in his own way.