The next Public Philosophy Network will take place at Michigan State University October 17-19, 2019. The theme is “Philosophy from All Walks of Life.” Here’s the call for workshops, panels, papers, and reports — all due February 28, 2019. To apply, please submit to: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ppn2019 Log in to EasyChair for … [Read more...] about Public Philosophy Network call for proposals
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I don't review books that often. The reason is simple. My posts for this blog sometimes take as much as a several hours to write (particularly my more "epic" ones that surpass 5,000 words), and I usually don't have the time to add several more hours to the task by reading an entire book. Also, by the time I've read a book I might want to review, weeks—or even … [Read more...] about Kevin Barry, you magnificent bastard, I read your antivaccine book!
As you'll know if you have your fingers on the throbbing pulse of dinosaur-related publications, the massive, incredibly pricey volume published by the Geological Society of London, and resulting from the 2008 meeting History of Dinosaurs and Other Fossil Saurians, now exists in dead-tree form. It's titled Dinosaurs and Other Extinct Saurians: A Historical Perspective and (in … [Read more...] about Dinosaurs and Other Extinct Saurians: A Historical Perspective, the book
The Nine Dots Prize, “a prize for creative thinking that tackles contemporary societal issues,” is offering writers an opportunity to win $100,000 and a book deal with Cambridge University Press. Entrants are to respond to a question in 3,000 words. The winner will then complete a 40,000-word book on their answer. The prize aims “to promote, encourage and … [Read more...] about Enter for the Nine Dots Prize and Win $100,000 and a Book Deal
In this edition we hear from Sabrina Kreienborg, head of global sponsorships at DHL. Q: What challenges does Formula One as a property give you as a brand, and what opportunities does it provide that other sports properties cannot? Kreienborg: Attracting more than 1.7 billion viewers in more than 200 countries, Formula One has a very strong annual reach and relevance in … [Read more...] about Black Book Motorsport Forum Q&A Series: DHL’s Sabrina Kreienborg