Volume 11, Issue 2 Has Been Published

Volume 11, Issue 1 of the Journal was published in the Fall semester of 2020.  The issue has an official Table of Contents, and includes the following articles, an interview and a book review:

Articles
Diego Malquori “The Indigenous Uprising in Chiapas as a Praxis of Liberation”
Vicente Medina “Félix Varela en la antesala de la modernidad: filosofía, eclecticismo y utilidad”
Benjamin P. Davis “Responsibilities of the Intellectual: Dewey, Dussel, and Democracy”

Interview
Inter-American Journal of Philosophy Interview with Ofelia Schutte

Book Review
Clif Stratton: Education for Empire: American Schools, Race, and the Paths of Good
Citizenship, Oakland, California: University of California Press, 2016. P. 288. Paperback
$28.47. ISBN: 978-0520285675
by Manuela A. Gomez

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Volume 11, Issue 1 Has Been Published

Volume 11, Issue 1 of the Journal was published in the Spring semester of 2020.  The issue has an official Table of Contents, and includes the following articles and book reviews:

Articles

Alfonso Barreto “Rediscovering the Latin American nationalist idealism of José Ingenieros: a synthesis of his intellectual work and life”

Omar Rivera “Mestizajes and Resistant Alterities”

Alexander V. Stehn and Mariana Alessandri “La Mexicana en la Chicana: The Mexican Sources of Gloria Anzaldúa’s Inter-American Philosophy”

Book Reviews

Daniel Campos: Loving Immigrants in America: An Experiential Philosophy of Personal Interaction by Daniel Campos, Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2017. P. 282, hardcover $100. ISBN: 9781498547840. A Review by Reyes Espinoza

Jorge J. E. Gracia: With a Diamond in My Shoe. A Philosopher’s Search for Identity in America, SUNY Press, 2019, pp 282, paperback, $29.95, ISBN 978-1-4384-7728-2. A Review by Laura Arcila Villa

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Volume 10, Issue 2 Has Been Published

Volume 10, Issue 2 of the Journal was published in the Fall semester of 2019.  The issue has an official Table of Contents, and includes the following articles:

  • Terrance Macmullan “We love and adore our fatherland like a goddess:” The Radical Catholic Nationalism of Pedro Albizu Campos
  • Don T. Deere “Coloniality and Disciplinary Power: On Spatial Techniques of Ordering”
  • Teresa Rodriguez “La historiografía filosófica de Ramón Xirau”

And one interview:

  • Kim Díaz and Jules Simon “Last Interview with Walking Fox, Kiwakootiwati, John H. Haddox”

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Volume 10, Issue 1 Has Been Published

Volume 10, Issue 1 of the Journal was published in the Spring semester of 2019.  The issue has an official Table of Contents, and includes the following articles:

  • Christopher D. Tirres “Spiritual Activism and Praxis: Gloria Anzaldúa’s Mature Spirituality”
  • Lara Trout “Ethical Corporeality and Synechism: A dialogue between Enrique Dussel and C.S. Peirce”
  • Michael J. Monahan “Freedom in Motion: Roberts and Ortega on Flight and Home”

There are three book reviews as well:

  • Eddy M. Souffrant: Identity, Political Freedom, and Collective Responsibility: The Pillars and Foundations of Global Ethics, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 245 pp, hardcover, $79.99, ISBN: 978-1-137-36582-8 by Kenneth W. Stikkers
  • Joshua Simon: The Ideology of Creole Revolution (Imperialism and Independence in American and Latin American Political Thought). New York, Cambridge University Press, 2017. 276 pp., $29.99, ISBN 978-1-316-61096-1 by Roberto Breña
  • Daniel Campos: Loving Immigrants in America: An Experiential Philosophy of Personal Interaction. Lanham, Maryland, Lexington Books, 2017. 282 pp., $39.99, ISBN 978-1498547840;  Can Love Work? A Review of Daniel Campos’ Loving Immigrants in America by Mariana Alessandri

The new issue also has one translation:

  • Luis Villoro “Three Challenges for the Upcoming Society: Justice, Democracy, Plurality” by Alan Chavoya

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Volume 9, Issue 2 (Fall 2018) Has Been Published

Volume 9, Issue 2 of the Journal was published in the Fall semester of 2018.  The issue includes the following articles:

  • Adebayo Ogungbure, “Homoeroticism, Phallicism and the Racialization of Black/Brown Males: A Historiography of Sexual Racism in America”
  • Lori Gallegos de Castillo and Francisco Gallegos, “On the Distinctive Value of Mexican
    American Philosophy: Beginning with the Concerns and Intuitions of Mexican
    Americans”
  • Elena Ruiz, “The Hermeneutics of Mexican-American Political Philosophy”
  • Manuel Chavez, Jr., “The Chicano/a Movement and Philosophy: Recovering Patrick
    Carey-Herrera’s “Chicanismo: Hypothesis, Thesis, and Argument: Seven Essays
    Concerning the Essentials of Chicano Thought and Behavior”
  • Manuela Alejandra Gómez, “A Defense for Multicultural Inclusion in Philosophy
    Textbooks”
  • Alejandro Santana, “Reflections on Teaching Indigenous Mesoamerican Thought”

There is also a book review:

  • Rubi de Maria Gómez Campos: El feminismo es un humanismo, Barcelona: Anthropos, 2013. P. 195, libro de bolsillo ISBN: 9788415260776, by Manuela Alejandra Gómez

And a translation:

  • Gonzalo Arango“The Aesthetic Rebellion” (La rebellion estética), by Diana Yarzagaray

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Volume 9, Issue 1 (Spring 2018) Has Been Published

Volume 9, Issue 1 of the Journal was published in the Spring semester of 2018. The issue includes the following articles:

  • Lauren Eichler  “Countering Genocidal Dehumanization: Paulo Freire and Thomas Norton-Smith on Humans and Animals”
  • Robert Sinclair  “North American Idealism and the Search for a Practical Philosophy”
  • Raúl Trejo-Villalobos “¿Qué es la filosofía? Una introducción a la filosofía Mexicana del siglo XX”
  • Roberto Sánchez Benítez “La otredad en Octavio Paz: surrealismo, psicoanálisi y ontología”
  • Jules Simon “The Institutionalizing of NAFTA: 20 Years of Violence and ‘Other’ Injustices”

There are also two book reviews:

  • Katherine A. Gordy: Living Ideology in Cuba: Socialism in Principle and Practice: University of Michigan Press, 2015. pp.296, paperback, $40.95. ISBN: 978-0-472-05261-5 review by Joshua Simon
  • George Ciccariello-Maher: Decolonizing Dialectics: Duke University Press, 2017. pp.256, paperback, $23.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-6243-2 review by Benjamin P. Davis

A translation:

  • Luis Villoro  “Estadios en el reconocimiento del otro” translated by Sierra Nilsson

And a memorial:

  • Antón Donoso by Gail Presbey

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Volume 8, Issue 2 (Fall, 2017) Has Been Published

Volume 8, Issue 2 of the Journal was published in the Fall semester of 2017.   The issue includes the following articles:

Ernesto Rosen Velásquez “Dussel’s Metaphysics of Alterity and the Aesthetics of Liberation”
Linda Martín Alcoff “Vallega, Dussel, and Radical Exteriority”
Eduardo Mendieta “Macondo Time: Alterity, the Coloniality of Time and Chronotopologies”
Alejandro Vallega “Radical Intelligibility and the Limit of Philosophy in Latin America”
Omar Rivera “Interpreting Enrique Dussel’s Transmodernity”

There is also a book review:

Juliet Hooker: Theorizing Race in the Americas: Douglass, Sarmiento, Du Bois, and
Vasconcelos by Juliet Hooker, New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. P. 296,
hardcover $53.00. ISBN: 9780190633691 by Katherine Adams

And a translation:

Luis Villoro “Filosofia y Dominacion” by Diana A. Yarzagaray

Call for Papers

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Volume 8, Issue 1 (Spring, 2017) Has Been Published

Volume 8, Issue 1 of the Journal was published in the Spring semester of 2017.  The issue includes the following articles:

  • Christopher D. Tirres “At the Crossroads of Liberation Theology and Liberation Philosophy: José Carlos Mariátegui’s “New Sense” of Religion”
  • John Kaiser Ortiz “Sor Juana’s Solitude: A Case Study in Existentialist Syncretism”
  • Andres Muro “Towards a Liberatory Pedagogy Grounded on a Husserlian Phenomenology”

The issue also includes three book reviews:

  • Mariana Ortega: In-Between: Latina Feminist Phenomenology, Multiplicity, and the Self, State University of New York Press, 2016. Pp. 296, paperback $24.95. ISBN:
    978-1438459769 by Stephanie Rivera Berruz
  • Christopher Tirres: The Aesthetics and Ethics of Faith: A Dialogue between Liberationist and Pragmatic Thought, New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. 240, hardcover $58.58. ISBN: 978-0199352531 by Raúl Zegarra
  • Jacoby Adeshei Carter: African American Contributions to the Americas’ Cultures: A Critical Edition of Lectures by Alain Locke (African American Philosophy and the African Diaspora), Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. 184, hardcover $90. ISBN: 978-1137525185 by Michael Monahan

And there is also one translation:

  • Luis Villoro “El Significado del Silencio” by Sierra Nilsson

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Volume 7, Issue 2 (Fall, 2016) has been Published

Volume 7, Issue 2 of the Journal was published in the Fall semester of 2016.  The theme for this issue is Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: A Conversation with Jorge J. E. Gracia.  The issue includes the following articles:

Table of Contents

  • Iván Jaksić “Working with Jorge J.E. Gracia”
  • Naomi Zack “Where in Our Discourse and How Should We Posit ‘Race?’”
  • Steve Tammelleo “The Social Construction of Race and Ethnicity: A Reply to Jorge Gracia”
  • Jorge J. E. Gracia, “Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: A Response to Iván Jaksić, Naomi Zack, and Steve Tammelleo.”

Authors’ Bios
Call for Papers

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Volume 7, Issue 1 (Spring, 2016) has been Published

Volume 7, Issue 1 of the Journal was published in the Spring semester of 2016.  The issue includes the following papers and articles:

  • Carlos Alberto Sánchez “20th Century Mexican Philosophy: Features, Themes, Tasks”
  • Mario Teodoro Ramírez “Luis Villoro y la filosofía latinoamericana”
  • Guillermo Hurtado “The Labyrinth of Solitude: Construction and Deconstruction”
  • Frederick Mills “The Development of Human Life in Enrique Dussel’s Politics of Liberation”

Book Review

  • James Maffie: Aztec Philosophy: Understanding a World in Motion, Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2014. Pp. 608, paperback $35. ISBN: 978-1607324614 by Alejandro Santana

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