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NYU Launches Mind, Ethics, and Policy Program

The program will be putting on various events and is currently accepting applications for an award and workshop on animal and AI consciousness. At present, the world contains quintillions of nonhuman animals. Human activity is increasingly shaping the lives of…

New Director of Royal Institute of Philosophy

Edward Harcourt, currently professor of philosophy at Keble College, Oxford University, will be taking over the reins of the Institute from Julian Baggini, starting in October. [edit of a photo by Keiko Ikeuchi] In a press release from the Institute,…

Saul Kripke (1940-2022)

At the time of his death, Kripke was Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Computer Science at CUNY Graduate Center. From 1977 to 1998 he was a professor of philosophy at Princeton University. Prior to that, he held positions at Rockefeller…