Brister: “Democracy and the Promise of the Future”

San Marcos Public Library 625 E Hopkins St., San Marcos, TX

This dialogue spans the generations to consider how democratic action is both boosted and challenged by social media, and how biotechnology and information technology can address environmental problems and increase social connection when used responsibly.

Free

Friday: Session 2 – Flamm, Fesmire, Ihde, Shook, Tschaepe

Virtual Zoom Event

Friday, Session 2 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM USA-CENTRAL Free Zoom Registration for Friday All-Day Access Available Here: https://www.txstate.edu/philosophy/dialogue-series/Dialogue-Schedule.html "Resisting Reductionism in Science and Technology: Exploring Deweyan Strategies and Practices with Larry Hickman" Chair: Matt Flamm, Rockford University "Beyond Popcorn Solutions: Hickman’s Anti-Reductionism and the Quest for Irrecusably Right Mechanisms in Valuation" Steven Fesmire, Radford… Continue reading Friday: Session 2 – Flamm, Fesmire, Ihde, Shook, Tschaepe

Free

Friday: Session 3 – Mitcham, Saatkamp

Virtual Zoom Event

Friday, Session 3 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM USA-CENTRAL Free Zoom Registration for Friday All-Day Access Available Here: https://www.txstate.edu/philosophy/dialogue-series/Dialogue-Schedule.html "Hickman Was Right about Dewey: I’m Less Sure about Dewey" Carl Mitcham, Colorado School of Mines "Hickman and Dewey: Naturalism’s Hope?" Herman Saatkamp, Santayana Society"

Free

Saturday: Session 1 – Waks, Kramer, Striano, Pezzano, Spadafora

Virtual Zoom Event

Saturday, Session 1 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM USA-CENTRAL Free Zoom Registration for Saturday All-Day Access Available Here: https://www.txstate.edu/philosophy/dialogue-series/Dialogue-Schedule.html "Bibliometrics and Qualitative Assessment: A Pragmatist Approach" Leonard Waks, Temple University (Emeritus) Dr. Eli Kramer, Institute of Philosophy, University of Wrocław "The Productive Professor" Maura Striano, University of Naples "The Inclusive Model of School Based on… Continue reading Saturday: Session 1 – Waks, Kramer, Striano, Pezzano, Spadafora

Free

Saturday: Session 2 – Solymosi, Capps, Brister, Edelman, Collins, Thompson

Virtual Zoom Event

Saturday, Session 2 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM USA-CENTRAL Free Zoom Registration for Saturday All-Day Access Available Here: https://www.txstate.edu/philosophy/dialogue-series/Dialogue-Schedule.html "Neuropragmatic Tools for Neurotechnological Culture" Tibor Solymosi, Westminster University "The ‘Eclipse’ of Pragmatism: Using Text-Analysis to Understand the Recent History of American Philosophy" John Capps, Evelyn Brister, Kristopher Edelman, and Noah Collins, RIT "Ethics in the… Continue reading Saturday: Session 2 – Solymosi, Capps, Brister, Edelman, Collins, Thompson

Free