George Santayana Society 28 Dec 2013 Annual Meeting

The George Santayana Society’s annual meeting will be held in conjunction with the December meetings of the American Philosophical Association (Eastern Division) at the Marriott Baltimore Waterfront in Baltimore, Maryland.

Topic: Santayana’s Interpreters

Time: 9:00–11:00 AM Saturday 28 December 2013


Beth Eddy
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
“Henry Levinson’s Santayana: Trickster and Interpreter”

Reason in Society Published

The critical edition of Reason in Society, Book 2 of The Life of Reason, Volume VII of The Works of George Santayana, is now available from The MIT Press.

The book features an introduction by James Gouinlock and a scholarly apparatus including a list of variations found in the posthumously published one-volume edition of The Life of Reason.

Santayana Seminar Series – 25 April 13 – Katarzyna Kremplewska

The Santayana Seminar Series presents

Katarzyna Kremplewska
Graduate School for Social Research
Polish Academy of Sciences

Mask and Thought: The Conception of “the Self” in Santayana’s Philosophy

New Book on Santayana

A new book from Giuseppe Patella (Università di Roma–Tor Vergata) entitled Filosofia del Viaggio (Philosophy of Travel) presents for the first time in Italian Santayana’s early essay “The Philosophy of Travel” along with an essay by Patella on what might be called Santayana’s Travelling Philosophy. The book appears on the 150th anniversary of Santayana’s birth and honors the cosmopolitan spirit of the philosopher’s life and work.