Tagged: Public Humanities Institute

Blogging the PHI: Kernel of an Idea for a Project

Blogging the PHI: Kernel of an Idea for a Project

I’d be interested in discussing the idea of organizing a seminar, to be held at a corrections facility in the region, dedicated to addressing philosophical issues related to human freedom. These might include (though...

Blogging the PHI: Temporalities of Transition

Blogging the PHI: Temporalities of Transition

Professor Dewar’s work on decline as a paradigm for urban planning was utterly fascinating and creative. It was perhaps most striking that a term so closely associated with pessimism—to death—was recuperated to allow for...