June 10 The Mimesis of Self and World in Tragedy
Professor Rebecca Raphael (Philosophy)
June 12 Happiness, Suffering, and Progress
Davidia Mims (Dialogue Student)
June 16 Does Society Progress?
Grant Kyle (Dialogue Student)
June 18 The Problematic Rhetoric of Social Justice
Patrick Gonzales (Dialogue Student)
June 23 Law, Subjugation, and Oppression
Jonathan Breaux (Dialogue Student)
June 25 The Grotesque as Beautiful
Manolo Lago (Dialogue Student)
June 5 My Dinner with Andre (Malle, 1981)
June 11 Beasts of the Southern Wild (Zeitlin, 2012)
June 19 Romero (Duigan, 1989)
June 29 TBA
*Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society.
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 additional information contact: Camrie Pipper, Department of Philosophy, (512) 245-2285