Professor Peter Fosl at the Kentucky Derby


Peter S. Fosl Lecture

  • Professor of Philosophy at Transylvania University
  • John William Miller Fellow of 2017-18, Williams College.
  • David Hume Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, University of Edinburgh, 2013-14
  • Editor-in-Chief of Open Access academic journal (2014-), Cogent Arts & Humanities
  • Co-author of the Philosopher’s Toolkit,  Ethics Toolkit, and Critical Thinking Toolkit
  • 2006 Acorn Award Recipient for Outstanding Professor in Kentucky
  • 2014 Non-fiction finalist for the Pushcart (CNF) Prize XXXVIII, recognizing “important work published by small presses,” for my Salmagundi Magazine essay, “American Despair in an Age of Hope,” about the suicide of Col. Theodore S. Westhusing. Mentioned in notables list of BASS and BAE. Click HERE for info about the essay. HERE is a PDF of FOIA documents I consulted.