Department of Philosophy

Southern Aesthetics Workshop - Day 2

Event Information

Saturday, August 31, 2019
9:00 AM
Pebble Hill

The American Society for Aesthetics Board of Trustees has approved a grant of $3,640 in support of a Southern Aesthetics Workshop, to be held August 30-31, 2019, at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. Aaron Meskin, Chair and Professor of Philosophy at the University of Georgia and James Shelley, Professor of Philosophy and Chair of the Philosophy Department at Auburn University. Substantial cost-sharing for the Workshop is being provided by the Auburn Philosophy Department.

Schedule: Free and open to the public

August 30, 2019

  • 11:00-12:00     Registration
  • 12:00-12:25     Welcome and Introduction
  • 12:30-1:25       Lunch
  • 1:30-2:25         Paper by Kristin Boyce, Mississippi State University
  • 2:30-3:25         Paper by Julianne Chung, University of Louisville
  • 3:30-3:55         Break—light snack available
  • 4:00-5:55         Keynote Address: Paul C. Taylor, Vanderbilt University

August 31, 2019

  • 9:00-9:25         Coffee and Pastries
  • 9:30-10:25       Paper by Anthony Cross, Texas State University
  • 10:30-11:25     Southern Society Planning Meeting I
  • 11:30-12:25     Paper by James Dow, Hendrix College
  • 12:30-1:25       Lunch
  • 1:30-2:25         Paper by Jay Miller, Warren Wilson College
  • 2:30-3:25         Paper by Elizabeth Scarbrough, Florida International University 
  • 3:30-3:55         Break—light snack available
  • 4:00-4:55         Southern Society Planning Meeting II

Local Information

Conference Venue: All sessions of the Southern Aesthetics Workshop will be held at The Program Room at Pebble Hill, a small conference facility owned by Auburn University. It’s located at the intersection of Debardeleben St. and Magnolia Ave., a ten to fifteen minute walk from campus. 

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Southern Aesthetics Workshop poster - Keynote speaker Paul C. Taylor from Vanderbilt University


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101 S Debardeleben St, Auburn, AL 36830


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