Women and Gender Studies Program

Listen to "What Good Is Philosophy?" with Keith Shortall and Prof. Kate Wininger

Prof. Kate Wininger

Professor Kate Wininger (Philosophy and Women & Gender Studies) was the guest on MPBN Public Radio's "Maine Calling" with Keith Shortall on the topic "What good is Philosophy?"   In preparation for the World Congress of philosophy, she presented a paper at the American Philosophical Association called "Ways of Philosophy in an International Context."  On campus Kate, delivered a lecture on lecture "Nietzsche and the Erotic" which explored Nietzsche's ideas on gender and on sexuality. This Summer she will continue her research on colonial photographs of African women at Amsterdam's Tropenmuseum (Museum of the Tropics).