Philosophy Coffee: Language and Community

Philosophy Coffees
Date 
Friday, February 10, 2017
Time 
3:30 PM
Campus Location 
Room Information 
Shepardson College Room, Slayter Union

“How Do Language and Community Affect One Another?”

Do the words we use shape the way communities understand themselves in relation to others [other communities or others in their community]? Are there particular features of language(s) that shape this understanding? Is language controlled by those in power or are meanings determined by all language users? What role does non-verbal communication play in language?

All members of the Denison community are welcome. Complimentary coffee and snacks will be served!

Sponsored by the Denison University Philosophy Department

Posted Date 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Contact Us

Mail
Philosophy
100 West College Street
Granville, OH 43023
Phone
740-587-6387

Barbara Fultner

Professor; Chair of Philosophy

Kate Tull

Academic Administrative Assistant (Philosophy)
Pre-Orientation Coordinator (First-Year Program)

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