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Christopher Moore name fellow of the National Humanities Center

Christopher Moore, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Classics and Director of Undergraduate Studies for Philosophy, has been named a fellow of the National Humanities Center for the 2020-21 academic year. 

To read the full article, please visit: Penn State News.

Congratulations, Christopher!

Leonard Lawlor appointed to Stanford University Encyclopedia

Professor Leonard Lawlor has been appointed to the Stanford University Encyclopedia of Philosophy editorial board as a subject editor for 20th century philosophy.


Congratulations, Len!

Eduardo Mendieta interviewed for podcast

Professor Eduardo Mendieta was recently interviewed for the podcast, "Theory to no End" "On the Axial Age, Habermas, and Postsecularism." The podcast focuses on theory and criticism that explores the work of scholars from different fields.


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Eduardo Mendieta delivers lecture on The Language of Pandemic

Professor Eduardo Mendieta delivered a lecture entitled "The Language of Pandemic" as part of the College of Liberal Arts lecture series on COVID 19. The lecture is available here:


PhD student Corinne Lajoie awarded SSHRC doctoral fellowship

We are proud to announce that Penn State Philosophy PhD student Corinne Lajoie received a four-year doctoral fellowship from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) for a project titled "The Time of Sense: Love as Institutive-Generative Passivity in the Later Merleau-Ponty". Currently, her research investigates the contributions of a phenomenology of space and belonging for our understanding of the broader issues of access, disability justice, and inclusion in the American post-ADA context. 

Congratulations, Corinne!