• The Epistemology of Philosophy, Institut fur Philosophie, University of Cologne, June 13-17

  • East / West: Deterritorialization, Negotiation, Glocalization, 35th IAPL Conference, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, May 23-29

  • No Quarrels: Literature and Philosophy Today, Humanities Foundation, Boston University, April 1-2

  • New Practices of Philosophy: Taking Philosophy Beyond Disciplinary Bounds, Center for the Study of Interdisciplinarity, University of North Texas, March 7-9



  • Crisis of Meaning, A Day of Φιλο-ΣοΦια (Philo-Sophia): Friendship and Philosophical Discussion, Murdoch University, November 27, 2009

  • Understanding and the A Priori, Workshop on Issues in Philosophical Methodology, Emmy Noether Research Group, University of Cologne, July 28-29

  • National Philosophies under Transmodernism, Department of Philosophy, Social and Political Sciences, Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava, Romania, July 9-12

  • Intuitions in Philosophy, School of Philosophy, University of East Anglia, July 10
  • A Level Above?  Progression to Undergraduate Studies in Philosophy, St Anne’s College, University of Oxford, July 2-3

  • Double Edges: Rhetorics / Rhizomes / Regions, Annual Conference, International Association of Philosophy and Literature, Brunel University, June 1-7
  • The Two Cultures in the 21st Century, New York Academy of Sciences, May 9
  • Philosophy in the Digital Age, Maison Francaise d'Oxford, May 6
  • Philosophy and/as Literature, King’s College, University of London, May 5-6
  • Intuitions and Philosophical Methodology, Arché Philosophical Research Centre, University of St. Andrews, April 25-27
  • Particularity, Exemplarity, Singularity, The Theory Reading Group, Cornell University, April 17-18
  • Making and Thinking: Performance and Philosophy as Participation, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, January 31






  • Philosophy and Literature, Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs, University of St. Andrews, December 15

  • Virtual Materialities, 28th Annual Conference, International Association of Philosophy and Literature, Le Moyne College, May 19-25


  • Non-Philosophy Now: Theory and Practices, Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, November 15

  • Conceptions of Philosophy: Ancient and Modern, 15th Conference of the International Association of Greek Philosophy, August 1-7

  • Ou va la théorie?' / 'Whither Theory?, Centre de recherches en anglistique, Paris X Nanterre and Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory, Cardiff University, Universite de Paris X Nanterre, June 19-21

  • Writing Aesthetics, 27th Annual Conference, International Association of Philosophy and Literature, Leeds University, May 26-31



  • Beginnings, 25th Annual Conference, International Association of Philosophy and Literature, Spelman College, May 1-5








Book Series:


  • Anthologies:
    • Metaphilosophy:

      • Cohen, Avner, and Marcelo Dascal, eds.  The Institution of Philosophy: a Discipline in Crisis?.  La Salle: Open Court, 1989.
      • Ragland, C. P., and Sarah Heidt, eds.  What is Philosophy?  New Haven: Yale UP, 2001.
    • Rhetoric and Sociology of Philosophy:
      • Baynes, Kenneth, James Bohman, and Thomas McCarthy, eds.  After Philosophy: End or Transformation?.  Cambridge: MIT Press, 1986.

      • Freadman, Richard, and Lloyd Reinhardt, eds.  On Literary Theory and Philosophy.  New York: St. Martin's, 1991.

      • Garcia, Jorge J. E., Carolyn Korsmeyer, and Rodolphe Gasché, eds.  Literary Philosophers: Borges, Calvino, Eco.  London: Routledge, 2002.
      • Hiley, David R., James Bohman, and Richard Shusterman, eds.  The Interpretive Turn: Philosophy, Science and Culture.  Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1991.
      • Kusch, Martin, ed.  The Sociology of Philosophical Knowledge.  Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000.

    • Historiography of Philosophy:

      • Gracia, Jorge J. E., ed.  Philosophy and its History: Issues in Philosophical Historiography.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1992.

      • Holland, Alan J., ed.  Philosophy, its History and Historiography.  Dordrecht: Reidel, 1985.

      • Rorty, Richard, Jerome B. Schneewind, and Quentin Skinner, eds.  Philosophy in History: Essays in the Historiography of Philosophy.  Cambridge: CUP, 1984.

      • Rée, Jonathan, Michael Ayers, and Adam Westoby, eds.  Philosophy and its Pasts.  Brighton: Harvester, 1978.

      • Schneewind, J. B., ed.  Teaching New Histories of Philosophy.  Princeton: University Center for Human Values, 2004.

      • Sorell, Tom, and G. A. J. Rogers, eds.  Analytic Philosophy and History Of Philosophy.  Oxford: OUP, 2005.
  • Selected Individual Works:
    • Metaphilosophy:
      • Ameriks, Karl.  Kant and the Historical Turn: Philosophy as Critical Interpretation.  Oxford: OUP, 2006.
      • Blanshard, Brand.  On Philosophical Style.  1954.
      • Boethius.  The Consolation of Philosophy
      • Collingwood, R. G.  An Essay on Philosophical Method.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1933.
      • Craig, Edward.  The Mind of God and the Works of Man.  Oxford: OUP, 1987.
      • Daly, Chris.  An Introduction to Philosophical Methods.  Peterborough: Broadview Press, 2010.
      • Deleuze, Jacques, and Félix Guattari.  What is Philosophy?  New York: Columbia UP, 1994.
      • Dewey, John.  Reconstruction in Philosophy.  New York: Henry Holt, 1920. 
      • Dewey, John.  "The Need for a Recovery of Philosophy."  John Dewey: On Experience, Nature and Freedom: Representative Selections.  Ed. R. J. Bernstein.  New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1960.  19-69.
      • Earle, William.  "Philosophy as Autobiography."  Public Sorrows and Private Pleasures.  Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1976.
      • Friedman, Michael.  "Philosophy as Dynamic Reason: the Idea of a Scientific Philosophy."  What Philosophy Is.  Ed. Havi Carel and David Gamez.  London: Continuum, 2004.  73-96.
      • Gorovitz, Samuel, et al.  Philosophical Analysis: an Introduction to its Language and Techniques.  New York: McGraw-Hill, 1979.
      • Hadot, Pierre.  La Philosophie comme manière de vivre.  Paris: Albin Michel, 2002.
        • Philosophy as a Way of Life: Spiritual Exercises from Socrates to Foucault.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1995.
      • Hales, Steven D.  Relativism and the Foundations of Philosophy.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2006.
      • Lang, Berel.  The Anatomy of Philosophical Style: Literary Philosophy and the Philosophy of Literature.  Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1990.
      • Lange, John.  The Cognitivity Paradox: an Inquiry Concerning the Claims of Philosophy.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1970.
      • Lazerowitz, Morris.  Studies in Metaphilosophy.  New York: Humanities, 1964.
      • Mepham, John.  "The Structuralist Sciences and Philosophy."  Structuralism: an Introduction.  Ed. David Robey.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1973.  104-137.
      • Moulton, Janice.  "A Paradigm of Philosophy: the Adversary Method."  Discovering Reality: Feminist Perspectives on Epistemology, Metaphysics, Methodology, Philosophy of Science.  Ed. S. G. Harding and M. P. Hintikka.  Dordrecht: Riedel, 1983; 2nd Ed. Kluwer Academic, 2003.  149-164. 

        • Rpt. in Women, Knowledge, and Reality.  Ed. Ann Garry and M. Pearsall .  Boston: Unwin Hyman, 1989.  5-20.

      • Pivčević, Edo.  The Reason Why: a Theory of Philosophical Explanation.  KruZak, 2007.
      • Reichenbach, Hans.  The Rise of Scientific Philosophy.  Berkeley: U of California P, 1951.

      • Rescher, Nicholas.  Interpreting Philosophy: the Elements of Philosophical Hermeneutics.  Frankfurt: Ontos, 2007.

      • Rescher, Nicholas.  Philosophical Dialectics: an Essay on Metaphilosophy.  Albany: SUNY Press, 2006.
      • Rescher, Nicholas.  Philosophical Reasoning: a Study in the Methodology of Philosophising.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2001.
      • Rosenberg, Jay F.  Practice of Philosophy: a Handbook for Beginners.  Prentice-Hall, 1978.
      • Russell, Bertrand.  "Logic as the Essence of Philosophy."  Our Knowledge of the External World.  London: , 1914.
      • Snow, C. P.  The Two Cultures and A Second Look: an Expanded Version of the Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution.  The Rede Lecture, 1959.  Cambridge: CUP, 1964.
      • Sorell, Tom.  Scientism: Philosophy and the Infatuation with Science.  London: Routledge, 1991.
      • Walsh, David.  The Modern Philosophical Revolution: the Luminosity of Existence.  Cambridge: CUP, 2008.
      • Walsh, David.  The Growth of the Liberal Soul.  1997.
      • Walsh, David.  After Ideology.  1990.
      • Williams, Bernard.  Philosophy as a Humanistic Discipline.  Ed. A. W. Moore.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006.
      • Wimsatt, William C.  Re-Engineering Philosophy for Limited Beings: Piecewise Approximations to Reality.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2007.
      • Wisdom, John Oulton.  The Metamorphosis of Philosophy.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1947.
    • Rhetoric and Sociology of Philosophy:
      • Abbott, Andrew.  Chaos of Disciplines.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2001.
      • Abbott, Andrew.  Department and Discipline.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1999.
      • Barfield, Raymond.  The Ancient Quarrel between Philosophy and Poetry.  Cambridge: CUP, 2011.
      • Benjamin, Andrew.  Philosophy's Literature.  Manchester: Clinamen, 2001.
      • Bochenski, J. M.  1899.
        • The Methods of Contemporary Thought.  Trans. Peter Caws.  New York: Harper and Row, 1968.
      • Butler, Judith.  "Can the 'Other' of Philosophy Speak?" 

        • Undoing Gender.  London: Routledge, 2004.  232-250.

      • Calhoun, Laurie.  Philosophy Unmasked: a Skeptic's Critique.  Lawrence: U of Kansas P, 1997.
      • Collins, Randall.  The Sociology of Philosophies: a Global Theory of Intellectual Change.  Cambridge, MA: Belknap, 1998.

      • Collins, Randall.  “Sociology and Philosophy.”  International Handbook of Sociology.  Ed. Craig Calhoun, Chris Rojek, and Bryan Turner.  London: Sage, 2003. 

      • Crane, R. S.  "Philosophy, Literature and the History of Ideas."  Modern Philology 52 (1954): . 

        • Vol. 1 of The Idea of the Humanities, and Other Essays Critical and Historical.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1967.  173-187.

      • Critchley, Simon.  Very Little -- Almost Nothing: Death, Philosophy, Literature.  London: Routledge, 1997.
      • Danto, Arthur C.  "Philosophy and / as / of Literature."  Literature and the Question of Philosophy.  Ed. Anthony J. Cascardi.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1987.  3-23.

      • Frank, Manfred.  Stil in der Philosophie.  Stuttgart: Reclam, 1992.
        • "Style in Philosophy."  Metaphilosophy 30.4 (1999): 264-301.
        • "Towards a Philosophy of Style."  Trans. Richard E. Palmer.  Common Knowledge 1.1 (1992): 54-77.
      • Grassi, Ernesto.  Rhetoric as Philosophy: the Humanist Tradition.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1980.  Rpt. Carbondale: Southern Illinois UP, 2000.

      • Hamacher, Werner.  Premises: Essays on Philosophy and Literature from Kant to Celan.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 1999.
      • Landy, Joshua.  Philosophy as Fiction: Self, Deception, and Knowledge in Proust.  Oxford: OUP, 2004.
      • Le Doeuff, Michèle.  The Philosophical Imaginary.  Trans. Colin Gordon.  London: Athlone, 1989.  Rpt. New York: Continuum, 2003.
      • Lyon, Arabella.  Intentions: Negotiated, Contested, and Ignored.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1998.

      • Macherey, Pierre.  "What is Literature Thinking About?" and "Towards a Literary Philosophy."  The Object of Literature.  Trans. David Macey.  Cambridge: CUP, 1995.  1-9 and 228-237.
      • Marias, Julian.  Philosophy as Dramatic Theory.  Trans. James Parsons.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1971.
      • Mason, Jeff.  Philosophical Rhetoric: the Function of Indirection in Philosophical Writing.  London: Routledge, 1989.
      • Meyer, Michel.  De la problématologie: Philosophie, science et langage.  Paris: P. Mardaga, 1986. 
        • Problematology: Philosophy, Science and Language.  Trans. David Jamison.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1995.
      • Nehamas, Alexander.  The Art of Living: Socratic Reflections from Plato to Foucault.  Berkeley: U of California P, 2000.

      • Nielsen, Kai.  After the Demise of the Tradition: Rorty, Critical Theory, and the Fate of Philosophy.  New York: Perseus, 1991.

      • Nielsen, Kai.  On Transforming Philosophy: a Metaphilosophical Inquiry.  New York: Perseus, 1996.

      • Nightingale, Andrea Wilson.  Genres in Dialogues: Plato and the Construct of Philosophy.  Cambridge: CUP, 1995.
      • Redner, Harry.  The Ends of Philosophy: an Essay in the Sociology of Philosophy and Rationality.  Lanham, MD: Rowman and Allanheld, 1986.

      • Rée, Jonathan.  "The Translation of Philosophy."  New Literary History 32 (2001): .
      • Rée, Jonathan.  Philosophical Tales: an Essay in Philosophy and Literature.  London: Methuen, 1987.
      • Roberts, David.  Reconstructing Theory: Gadamer, Habermas, Luhmann.  Melbourne: U of Melbourne P, 1995.
      • Rosen, Stanley.  The Quarrel Between Philosophy and Poetry.  London: Routledge, 1988.
      • Sorell, Tom.  Scientism: Philosophy and the Infatuation with Science.  London: Routledge, 1994.

      • Warner, Martin.  Philosophical Finesse: Studies in the Art of Rational Persuasion.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1999.
      • Weber, Samuel.  Demarcating the Disciplines: Philosophy, Literature, Art.  Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1986.
      • Weinberg, Steven.  "Beautiful Theories."  Second Annual Gordon Mills Lecture, University of Texas, 1983.
      • White, Morton.  A Philosophy of Culture: the Scope of Holistic Pragmatism.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 2005.
      • Wood, David.  Philosophy at the Limit.  London: Unwin Hyman, 1990.
    • Historiography of Philosophy:

      • Ayers, Michael.  "Analytical Philosophy and the History of Philosophy."  Philosophy and its Pasts.  By Jonathan Rée, Ayers, and Adam Westoby.  Brighton: Harvester, 1978.  41-66.

      • Bottin Francesco, et al.  Models of the History of Philosophy: 1. from its Origins in the Renaissance to the 'Historia Philosophica'.  1993.

      • Braun, Lucien.  Histoire de l'histoire de la philosophie.  Paris, 1973.

      • Ellis, Fiona.  Concepts and Reality in the History of Philosophy: Tracing a Philosophical Error from Locke to Bradley.  London: Routledge, 2005.

      • Frede, Michael.  "The History of Philosophy as a Discipline."  Journal of Philosophy 85.11 (1988): 666-72.
      • Levin, David Michael.  The Philosopher's Gaze: Modernity in the Shadows of Enlightenment.  Berkeley: U of California P, 1999.

      • Levin, David Michael.  The Opening of Vision: Nihilism and the Postmodern Situation.  London: Routledge, 1988.

      • Levin, David Michael.  The Body's Recollection of Being: Phenomenological Psychology and the Deconstruction of Nihilism.  London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1985.

      • Livingston, Paul M.  Philosophical History and the Problem of Consciousness.  Cambridge: CUP, 2004.

      • MacIntyre, Alasdair.  "The Relationship of Philosophy to its Past."  Philosophy in History: Essays in the Historiography of Philosophy.  Ed. Richard Rorty, Jerome B. Schneewind, and Quentin Skinner.  Cambridge: CUP, 1984.  31-48.

      • Mandelbaum, Maurice.  "On the Historiography of Philosophy."  Philosophy Research Archives 2 (1976): .

      • Mandelbaum, M.  "The History of Ideas, Intellectual History, and the History of Philosophy."  The Historiography of the History of Philosophy.  Special Edition of History and Theory 4 (1965): 31-66.

      • Passmore, John.  "Historiography of Philosophy."  Encyclopedia of Philosophy.  New York: Macmillan, 1967. 

      • Piercey, Robert.  The Uses of the Past from Heidegger to Rorty: Doing Philosophy Historically.  Cambridge: CUP, 2009.
      • Rée, Jonathan.  "The Story of Philosophy."  Philosophical Tales: an Essay in Philosophy and Literature.  London: Methuen, 1987.  31-55.
      • Rée, Jonathan.  "Philosophy and the History of Philosophy."  Philosophy and its Pasts.  By Rée, Michael Ayers, and Adam Westoby.  Brighton: Harvester, 1978.  1-39.

      • Rosen, Stanley.  The Ancients and the Moderns.  New Haven: Yale UP, 1989.

      • Wilson, Margaret.  "History of Philosophy in Philosophy Today; and the Case of the Sensible Qualities."  Philosophical Review 101 (1991): 191-243.

      • Zammito, John H.  "'Are We Being Theoretical Yet?': the New Historicism, the New Philosophy, and ‘'Practicing Historians."  Journal of Modern History 65 (1993): 784–814.




  • Anthologies:
    • Metaphilosophy:
      • Carel, Havi, and David Gamez, eds.  What Philosophy Is.  London: Continuum, 2004.
      • Griffiths, A. Phillips, ed.  The Impulse to Philosophise.  Cambridge: CUP, 1992.
      • Knobe, Joshua, and Shaun Nichols, eds.  Experimental Philosophy.  Oxford: OUP, 2008.
      • Leiter, Brian, ed.  The Future for Philosophy.  Oxford: OUP, 2004.
      • Méta-philosophie: Reconstructing Philosophy?  New Essays on Metaphilosophy.  Calgary: U of Calgary P, 1993.
      • Ogilvy, James, ed.  Revisioning Philosophy.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1992.
    • Rhetoric and Sociology of Philosophy:

      • Cascardi, Anthony, ed.  Literature and the Question of Philosophy.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1987.
      • Cherwitz, Richard A., ed.  Rhetoric and Philosophy.  Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 1990.

      • Elridge, Richard, ed.  Oxford Handbook of Philosophy and Literature.  Oxford: OUP, .
      • Elridge, Richard, ed.  Beyond Representation: Philosophy and Poetic Imagination.  Cambridge: CUP, 1996.
      • Ginzberg, Robert, ed.  The Philosopher as Writer: the Eighteenth Century.  Selinsgrove, PA: Susquehanna UP, 1987.
      • Lang, Berel, ed.  The Concept of Style.  Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1987.
      • Lang, Berel, ed.  Philosophical Style: an Anthology about the Writing and Reading of Philosophy.  Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1980.
      • Silverman, Hugh J., ed.  Philosophy and Non-Philosophy Since Merleau-Ponty.  London: Routledge, 1988.
      • van Eck, Caroline, ed.  The Question of Style in Philosophy and the Arts.  Cambridge: CUP, 1995.
      • Verdicchio, Massimo, and Robert Burch, eds.  Between Philosophy and Poetry: Writing, Rhythm, History.  London; Continuum, 2003.
      • Wood, David, ed.  Philosophers' Poets.  London: Routledge, 1990.
    • Historiography of Philosophy:
  • Selected Individual Works:
    • Metaphilosophy:
      • Adams, E. M.  "The Mission of Philosophy Today."  Metaphilosophy 31.4 (2000): 349-364.
      • Banerjee, Archana.  Models of Metaphilosophy.  South Asia Books, 1990.
      • Double, Richard.  Metaphilosophy and Free Will.  Oxford: OUP, 1996.
      • Erjavec, Ales.  "Philosophy: National and International."  Metaphilosophy 28. (1997): 329-345.
      • Gill, Jerry H.  Metaphilosophy: an Introduction.  Totowa, NJ: UP of America, 1982.
    • Rhetoric and Sociology of Philosophy:
      • Baker, Robert.  The Extravagant: Crossings of Modern Poetry and Modern Philosophy.  Notre Dame: U of Notre Dame P, 2005.
      • Burks, Don M.  Rhetoric, Philosophy, and Literature: an Exploration.  Indianapolis: Purdue UP, 1979.
      • Code, Murray.  "On the Poverty of Scientism, or: the Ineluctable Roughness of Rationality."  Metaphilosophy 28.1-2 (1997): 102-122.
      • Cohen, Daniel H.  "Schoolhouses, Jailhouses and the House of Being: the Tragedy of Philosophy's Metaphors."  Metaphilosophy 29.1-2 (1998): 6-19.
      • Dufrenne, Mikel.  "Philosophy and Literature."  In the Presence of the Sensuous: Essays In Aesthetics.  New York: Humanities, 1987.  105 - 117.
      • Edmundson, Mark.  Literature Against Philosophy, Plato to Derrida: a Defence of Poetry.  Cambridge: CUP, 1995.
      • Ferrell, Robyn.  Genres of Philosophy.  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002.
      • Haines, Simon.  Poetry and Philosophy from Homer to Rousseau: Romantic Souls, Realist Lives. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.
      • Howell, Wilbur Samuel.  Poetics, Rhetoric and Logic.  Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1975.
      • Ijsseling, Samuel.  Rhetoric and Philosophy in Conflict: an Historical Survey.  The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1976.
      • Lang, Berel.  Philosophy and the Art of Writing: Studies in Philosophical and Literary Style.  Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell UP, 1983.
      • Mackey, Louis.  An Ancient Quarrel Continued: the Troubled Marriage of Philosophy and Literature.  Lanham, MD: UP of America, 2002.
      • Magnus, Bernd, Stanley Stewart, and Jean-Pierre Mileur.  Nietzsche's Case: Philosophy as / and Literature.  London: Routledge, 1992.
      • Marshall, Donald G.  Literature as Philosophy: Philosophy as Literature.  Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 1987.
      • Megill, Allan.  Prophets of Extremity: Nietzsche, Heidegger, Foucault, Derrida Berkeley: U of California P, 1985.

      • Richetti, John J.  Philosophical Writing: Locke, Berkeley, Hume.  Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1983.

      • Warner, Martin.  "Rhetoric and Philosophy."  Philosophy and Literature 19 (1995): 106-115.
      • Wittenberg, David.  Philosophy, Revision, Critique: Rereading Practices in Heidegger, Nietzsche, and Emerson.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 2001.
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