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Russell Marcus
Marcus Publishes Article in Theoria

The Eleatic and the Indispensabilist,” an article by Assistant Professor of Philosophy Russell Marcus, was recently published in the open access journal Theoria. The article focused on the debate over whether we should believe that mathematical objects exist and how that debate connects to the general question of how to determine what we should believe to exist.  More ...

Katheryn Doran
Doran Guest Editor for APA Newsletter

Associate Professor of Philosophy Katheryn Doran was the guest editor of the fall issue of the APA Newsletter on Teaching Philosophy. The issue is a special edition on teaching philosophy in non-traditional settings and includes her article on her work in a medium security men’s prison.  More ...

Marquis Palmer 18, right, discusses his Emerson project with his advisor Professor Rick Werner.
Marquis Palmer ’18 Examining #BlackLivesMatter Movement

This summer, Marquis Palmer ’18 is exploring conceptual frameworks with the potential to contribute to the recent #BlackLivesMatter movement, focusing primarily on an unexpected and popularly misunderstood school of thought — anarchism. His research is an Emerson project under the direction of John Stewart Kennedy Professor of Philosophy Richard Werner.  More ...

Chris Bousquet ’16 at DC Inno
The Write Stuff

Chris Bousquet ’16 is entering the world of journalism this summer as an editorial intern for DC Inno, the Washington, D.C. branch of Streetwise Media. Streetwise Media was co-founded by Hamilton alumni Chase Garbarino ’07 and Kevin McCarthy ’07, and since its inception has expanded to own and operate digital news branches in Boston, D.C., Chicago and Austin. Bousquet’s internship at DC Inno is funded through Hamilton’s Joseph F. Anderson ’44 Internship Fund.  More ...

Marcus and McNerney ’13 Highlighted in The Hedgehog Review

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Russell Marcus and alumnus Sam McNerney ’13 were included in a recent article in The Hedgehog Review that lauded the kind of intellectual inquiry frequently pursued on a liberal arts campus while questioning the viability of those very institutions.  More ...

Marcus Publishes First Book

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Russell Marcus recently published his first book, Autonomy Platonism and the Indispensability Argument. In it, Marcus examined autonomy platonism and indispensability platonism and then defended a third view – intuition-based autonomy platonism.  More ...

Janack Invited Speaker for Literature and Philosophy Conference

Professor of Philosophy Marianne Janack  was an invited speaker at an international conference held in Madrid, Spain. The conference, titled After Irony: Discourse, Forms of Life, and Politics, brought together scholars from Europe, the U.S., South America and Canada working on issues at the intersection of discourse ethics, popular culture and philosophy.  More ...

Marianne Janack
Janack’s Article Published in Aeon Magazine

An article titled “A Good Forgetting” by Professor of Philosophy Marianne Janack was published online on June 4 in Aeon Magazine. In the article, Janack discussed the pros and cons of both remembering and forgetting, and the influence of emotion and other factors on how the brain processes memories.  More ...

Katheryn Doran
Doran Chairs APA Panel

Associate Professor of Philosophy Katheryn Doran organized and chaired a panel at the American Philosophical Association (APA) Pacific Division Meeting. The 89th annual meeting was held April 1-4 in Vancouver, B.C.  More ...

Katheryn Doran
Doran Presents Invited Lecture

Associate Professor of Philosophy Katheryn Doran presented “After Descartes: What Christopher Nolan’s Insomnia Shows Us About the Fragility of Knowledge” on March 19 at Hartwick College. She was invited by Hartwick’s chapter of Phi Sigma Tau, the International Honor Society in Philosophy.  More ...

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