Story | Jan 23, 2012 | 10:19 AM
A collection of news and information related to Philosophy published by this site and its partners.
Top Philosophy Articles see all
Displaying items 1-5
Story | Nov 6, 2013 | 10:50 AMHarry Holtzman (1912-1987) was, for a brief window of time in the 1930s, practically the face of abstract art in America. The Brooklyn native, who lived in a converted barn in Lyme for the last 20 years of his life, helped inject the optimism, utopianism and clarity of abstraction into the artistic bloodstream of America. This all comes into revelatory focus in "Harry Holtzman and American Abstraction," an important and captivating exhibition at the Florence Griswold Museum created by Amy Kurtz Lansing and Benjamin Colman, two young curators who continue to impress with the freshness and erudition of their installations.
Story | Sep 22, 2014 | 12:43 PM
My son called me last evening. He asked me, "Mom, you were very young during the Second World War. How would you rate what is going on today with what went on in the early 1940's, on a scale of 1-10, 10 being the lowest?" I answered, "A 15!" "But Mom...
Story | Sep 22, 2014 | 10:24 AM
By Steven Hendlin There was a time back in the '80s when the notion of using a psychologist to help sports performance was viewed as a weakness. It didn't matter whether it was a team game like baseball or individual game like golf, nor did it matter...
Story | Sep 22, 2014 | 10:48 AM
CARY North Carolina (Reuters) - It is often said that the depth of talent on the PGA Tour has become stronger than ever, but does this apparently widespread belief stand up to statistical analysis? There are several ways to 'measure' depth but, at...