The University of Massachusetts Amherst

In Memoriam: Charles W. Mills (1951–2021)

Monday, September 27, 2021

We note with great sadness the passing of Charles Mills, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at CUNY. Professor Mills gave the first Matthews Memorial Lecture, entitled "Race and Justice," on...

Graham and Horowitz promoted

Thursday, July 8, 2021

The UMass Board of Trustees has voted to approve Professor Sophie Horowitz's promotion to Associate Professor with Tenure, effective September 1, and to approve Professor Pete Graham's promotion to...

Antony named 2022 Romanell Lecturer

Friday, May 28, 2021

Professor Louise Antony has been named the 2022 Patrick Romanell Lecturer by the American Philosophical Association. The APA's announcement reads as follows: ...

Kornblith's latest book out in paperback

Monday, April 26, 2021

Hilary Kornblith's latest book is now available in paperback, which means there's no longer an excuse not to get your very own copy. 

Graham's latest book out with Cambridge University Press

Monday, April 26, 2021

Pete Graham's latest book, Subjective versus Objective Moral Wrongness, is hot off the press, part of the Cambridge Elements in Ethics series: ...

In Memoriam: Edmund L. Gettier III (1927–2021)

Friday, April 16, 2021

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our beloved colleague, Ed Gettier. Ed had been in failing health over the last few years. He died March 23 from complications caused by a fall. He was 93.