About the symposium


Please note that all times, locations, and presenters are subject to change.  We will update this schedule as new information is available. Admission to all events is FREE.

Friday, September 11, 2009

All events to be held in Hemmle Recital Hall in the School of Music.

    7:30 PM -    Playing the Ineffable

                Cynthia M. Grund and William Westney

    9:00 PM -    Reception and discussion to


Saturday, September 12, 2009

All events to be held in rooms 307 and 309 of the University Librarary.


NOTE: A light lunch will be provided between the 11:00 AM panel discussion and the 1:30 PM presentation.

    9:15 AM - Art as a Triadic Event

                Elize Bisanz

    11:00 AM - Discussion

    1:30 PM - Transformation

                Catherine Elgin

    3:05 PM - Discussion

    4:00 PM - The Interdisciplinary Conversation

            Kenneth Laine Ketner


Meaning in the Arts:

An interdisciplinary conversation


Friday, September 11 - Saturday, September 12, 2009


Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Texas, United States

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Texas Tech University Institute for Studies in Pragmaticism

With special thanks to Texas Tech University:

  1. -College of Visual and Performing Arts

  2. -Office of the Provost

  3. -University Library

  4. -School of Music


Elize Bisanz

Faculty of Education, Culture, and

    Social Sciences

Leuphana University, Germany

Catherine Elgin

Graduate School of Education

Harvard University

Cynthia M. Grund

Institute for Philosophy, Education, and

    the Study of Religions

University of Southern Denmark



Kenneth Laine Ketner


Institute for Studies in Pragmaticism

Texas Tech University


William Westney


School of Music

Texas Tech University


Schedule of events