Symposium in Africana Cultural Philosophy: Recent Work of Africana Scholars in Florida and Beyond
University of Central Florida, Orlando Florida
Saturday February 26, 9-5, Visual Arts Building Gallery
This one day symposium will convene scholars in Central Florida who work on Africana philosophical and cultural themes. It will be a chance for people to discuss their recent work. There is no specific theme for the meeting.
Emmanuel Eze, author of the books Race and the Enlightenment, and Achieving Our Humanity and founding editor of the journal Philosophia Africana.
Nkiru Nzegwu, the chair of the Africana Studies Department at SUNY Binghamton, founding chair of the International Society for African Philosophy and Studies, active curator, and scholar of Africana feminism and aesthetics.
Robin Poyner, art historian at University of Florida, co-author of A History of Art in Africa.
Kwasi Wiredu, Distinguished University Professor and African philosopher from USF and author of the books Philosophy and African Culture, Cultural Universals and Particulars, and the Blackwell Companion to African Philosophy.
Bruce Janz (Philosophy)
Jay van Hook (Philosophy)
J. L. Vest (Philosophy)
Kurt Young (African American Studies)
Jody Cutler (Art)
Fon Gordon (History)
Ezekiel Walker (History)
Vibert White (History)
UCF Department of Philosophy
UCF African-American Studies Program
UCF Office of Diversity Initiatives
Bruce B. Janz
Department of Philosophy
University of Central Florida
4000 Central Florida Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32816-1352
FAX: 407-823-6658 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit the website at http://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~janzb
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