Philosophy Club

Dead Philosophers Society


Please join us for lively discussions on a wide variety of philosophical issues.  Experience in Philosophy is not required.

Spring 2014 DPS meetings will be held on the first three Tuesdays of each month at 12:15pm.  Location is to be determined.  For more information, please visit our facebook page, or email us!


 Previous Topics: 

"How is Social Media Changing our World?  And...Is it Good?"

Are humans inherently good, evil or neutral?

Plato's Allegory of the Cave

Skepticism: What can we know about the world? Can we know anything about it?  Is there a world?  Is truth attainable?

Scientism: Knowledge only comes from science.

The Ethics of Suicide

Do we possess free will, or is life controlled by external forces?

Aesthetics: Are beauty and humor subjective or objective?

What is consciousness?

What is the philosophical distinction between man and woman?

"Faith and Kierkegaard"


"Is ignorance bliss?