Understanding Deleuze, Understanding Modernism

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The elusive Langston Hughes

Looking for Langston Hughes. He displayed a genial, marketable public persona. Given his times, it was a matter of self-protection…
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New atheism

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Parallel universes

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Politics of Deconstruction: A New Introduction to Jacques Derrida

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The mystical security guard

One objection to some solutions to the problem of evil, particularly to sceptical theism, is that if there are such great goods that flow from evils, then we shouldn’t prevent evils. But
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Existentialist Aesthetics

[Revised entry by Jean-Philippe Deranty on February 17, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Many of the philosophers commonly described as "existentialist" have made original and decisive
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PHILHIST '15 / II. History of Philosophy Conference on 'Interactions'

Conference Name: PHILHIST '15 / II. History of Philosophy Conference on 'Interactions' Conference Dates: May 14-16, 2015 Submission Deadline: February 6, 2015 Location: Nâzim Hikmet Cultural Center,
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Princeton-Penn-Columbia Graduate Conference in the History of Philosophy

Conference Name: Princeton-Penn-Columbia Graduate Conference in the History of Philosophy Conference Dates: May 2, 2015 Submission Deadline: March 20, 2015 Location: Princeton University Flyer:
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3rd Annual Saint Louis University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Conference Name: 3rd Annual Saint Louis University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference Conference Dates: ​April 18–19, 2015 ​Submission Deadline: February 28, 2015 ​Location: St. Louis
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