Amherst College Philosophy Professor Alexander George Creates "AskPhilosophers" To Bring Philosophy to All

October 11, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Alexander George, professor of philosophy at Amherst College, has launched a new Website, called AskPhilosophers (www.askphilosophers.org ), that allows anyone to ask anything-and get an answer from a thinker trained in philosophy.

Amherst College Professors Douglas and George Are Authors of "Sense and Nonsensibility"

August 11, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Amherst College faculty members Lawrence Douglas, associate professor of law, jurisprudence and social thought, and Alexander George, professor of philosophy, are the authors of Sense and Nonsensibility: Lampoons of Learning and Literature ($9.95, Fireside/ Simon & Schuster, New York, 2004), a collection of satires and parodies that poke fun at classic and contemporary literature, the educational establishment and American culture.

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