We are honored to announce that Prof. Ivo Assad Ibri and Prof. Wendy Wheelerare our keynote speakers at the SSA 43rd Annual Conference in Berea, Kentucky.
Prof. Ivo Assad Ibri
“The Semiotic Resilient Mind – Conflictual and Agapic Relationship between Logic and Emotional Interpretants”
Ivo Assad Ibri (firstname.lastname@example.org) is full professor of philosophy at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUCSP), Brazil, PhD in philosophy – University of São Paulo (1994) and post-doctored at the Indiana University (USA, 2004-2005). He is the founder and director of the Center for Pragmatism Studies of PUCSP, editor of the journals Cognitio and Cognitio-Estudos and general chair for the biannual International Meetings on Pragmatism, (PUCSP). His work is mainly focused on American pragmatism and German idealism. He published several essays on pragmatism and semiotics and a book on Peirce’s metaphysics called Kósmos Noétos (Springer – 2017). He is member of the board of consultants of the Peirce Edition Project at Indiana University. He is fellow past president (2014 – 2016) of The Charles Sanders Peirce Society (USA).
Prof. Wendy Wheeler
“Resilience in a Time of Semiocide: Against the Murder of Natural and Cultural Meanings”