For the seventh consecutive year, philosophers from around the United States will be gathering at Clayton
University for the Clayton State Philosophy faculty’s annual Southeast Philosophy Congress.
The Philosophy faculty in inviting all Clayton State faculty, staff, students and the public to attend the Seventh Annual Southeast Philosophy Congress, which will be held at Clayton State on Feb. 21 and Feb. 22. The Congress will feature talks by Clayton Student students as well as undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral speakers from across the country.
The keynote speaker is Professor Robert Lane from the University of West Georgia, who will discuss the founder of American Pragmatism, Charles Sanders Peirce, in a talk titled “Peirce’s Pragmatic Conception of Reality.” Lane’s address is on Feb. 21 at 1:30 p.m. in room UC 322 of the James M. Baker University Center. A discussion will follow his presentation.
All sessions are free of charge and open to the public. The Congress will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, and from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, with dual sessions throughout both days.
More information on the Congress, including the complete schedule, video of past keynotes, and online copies of the print proceedings, may be found on the Congress website: http://www.clayton.edu/humanities/Philosophy/Congress