Kwasi Wiredu (1931-2022)

The African philosopher has good reason to study African folk thought. Africans are a much oppressed and disparaged people; some foreigners have not even conceded that Africans, as a traditional people, were capable of a coherent worldview. Many colonial anthropologists…

Hoek Wins 2021 Isaac Levi Prize

A pre-publication draft of the paper is here. Choices confront us with questions. How we act depends on our answers to those questions. So the way our beliefs guide our choices is not just a function of their informational content,…

Theodore Kisiel (1930-2021)

Theodore Kisiel, professor emeritus of philosophy at Northern Illinois University, has died. Kisiel joined the faculty of Northern Illinois University in 1969. Prior to that, he worked Canisius College. He earned his PhD in philosophy from Duquesne University. Professor Kisiel was well-known…