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IN BRIEF: Philosophy Dialogue examines 'Dialogue, Community and Democracy'

By Kayla J. Kayden
University News Service
September 24, 2014

The Texas State University Department of Philosophy hosts a dialogue series of unique lectures, interactive presentations and discussions.  Week one of the dialogue series covers "Dialogue, Community and Democracy." 

Events are held in Comal Building, room 116, unless otherwise noted.  All events are free and open to the public.

Sept. 24
Minima Moralis: From Blind Individualism to Conscious Individuality
12:30 p.m., Ivan Marquez, philosophy

Sept. 24
The American Democracy Project    
San Marcos Public Library
3:30 p.m., Dylan Daniel, Joseph Edmondson and Travis Stockton, philosophy graduate students 

Sept. 25
Searching for the Great Community
12:30 p.m., Sophists and Sages, dialogue students

Sept. 25
The Place of Religion in American Public Schools
4 p.m., Joseph Laycock, religious studies

Sept. 26
Talk of the Times
12:30 p.m., Phi Sigma Tau

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Vice President for Student Affairs.

For more information please contact Camrie Pipper, Department of Philosophy at (512) 245-2285.