Thinking in a Whiteheadian Mode (December 12, 2011) Jay McDaniel, Professor of Religion at Hendrix College, scholar of Whitehead, and author of the website Jesus, Jazz, and Buddhism (JJB), provides an interesting reflection on what it means to be a process thinker, and reviews the variety of vantage points represented at WRP’s fifth international conference,… Read More News: Jay McDaniel
Roland Faber will deliver the keynote address at a Library of Congress symposium on Whitehead: “Three Hundred Years of Whitehead: Halfway” Professor Roland Faber, Kilsby Family/John B. Cobb Jr. Professor of Process Studies, has been invited to lecture at the Library of Congress on February 17. This keynote address, given to the larger public, will… Read More News: Roland Faber to Speak
The Whitehead Research Project sadly reports the death of Reiner Wiehl, philosopher and Whitehead expert at the University of Heidelberg. Professor Wiehl died on December 30, 2010, at the age of 81. He served as Professor of Philosophy at the University of Heidelberg since 1976, where lectured and wrote on Kant, Whitehead, and existentialism. Together… Read More News: Death of Reiner Wiehl
Inauguration of the Critical Edition of Whitehead (September 11, 2010) It is our pleasure to announce that the Whitehead Research Project (WRP) has secured permission from A. N. Whitehead’s estate to begin editing his published and unpublished academic writings. With this very welcome news we also announce the inauguration of the Critical Edition of Whitehead,… Read More News: Critical Edition Inaugurated
Roland Faber Named Chair of Process Studies, Will Give Inaugural Lecture The Claremont School of Theology and the Center for Process Studies are pleased to announce the inauguration of Dr. Roland Faber as the Kilsby Family/John B. Cobb Professor of Process Studies. Dr. Faber’s inauguration will be commemorated by a lecture and celebration on April… Read More News: Roland Faber Process Studies Chair
The Whitehead Research Project is pleased to announce Dr. Timothy E. Eastman as our first Whitehead Member. Tim has very generously donated a substantial number of Whitehead’s works to WRP, many of which are first editions. Tim’s donation will help bring WRP closer to creating the Whitehead Research Interface (EVE), the first digital edition of… Read More News: First Whitehead Member
WRP welcomes Ashley Riordan, Brianne Donaldson, and Katie Schubert as new members of the WRP team. Ashley will be assisting with our online presence, Brianne will be working on book and article collections, and Katie will be assisting with public relations. Find out more about them by visiting the team page.
WRP is proud to announce one of its most daring and innovative projects: the Whitehead Research Interface, also known as EVE (in honor of Whitehead’s beloved wife, Evelyn). Once implemented, EVE will revolutionize the study of Whitehead’s works by providing open access to the most complete electronic library of Whiteheadian scholarship in the world, some… Read More News: Whitehead Research Interface
WRP welcomes Brandon Loper as a new member of the WRP team. Brandon will be primarily responsible for aiding Hollis Phelps in developing and facilitating relationships among current and future members and coordinating these with the overall goals of WRP. Find out more about Brandon by visiting the team page.
WRP has published several sets of notes from Whitehead’s Harvard lectures from the mid 1920’s to early 1930’s. Click here to check out the notes.