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APA Member Interview: Colleen Murphy

Colleen Murphy is a Professor (promotion effective in August) with a joint appointment in Law and Philosophy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where...
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APA Member Interview: Michaela Maxwell

Michaela Maxwell is currently interning for the Blog of the APA as well as doing research for the Baha’i International Community’s office at the...
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APA Member Interview: Verena Erlenbusch

Verena Erlenbusch is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Memphis. She works mainly in Political Philosophy and Contemporary...
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APA Member Interview: Shaun Miller

Shaun Miller is currently working on his Ph.D. at Marquette University, writing his dissertation on the moral assumptions of sex education in the USA....
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APA Member Interview: Cherie Braden

Cherie Braden is a graduate student in philosophy at the University of Colorado Boulder and an affiliated scholar in philosophy at Kenyon College. Tell me about...
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APA Member Interview: Allen Wood

Allen Wood was born in Seattle, studied at Reed College (Portland, Oregon) and Yale University, taught at Cornell University, Yale University, Stanford University and Indiana...
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APA Member Interview: Avery Archer

Avery Archer is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at The George Washington University. He earned his PhD in philosophy from Columbia University and his current...
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Discussion: Which Works of Philosophical Fiction Are On Your Summer Reading List?

Philosophical fiction seems to be an uncomfortable topic of conversation. To have written fiction counts for next to nothing on an academic CV and many...
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APA Member Interview: Travis Timmerman

Travis Timmerman just finished his PhD in philosophy at Syracuse University. In the fall, he will start as an assistant professor of philosophy at...
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Discussion: Writing Philosophical Fiction

The American writer and academic Jay Parini was recently interviewed in The Chronicle where he urged scholars to attempt to write in a variety of...