Conoscere e agire

The philosophical research center ‘Pragma’ aims at offering to its fellows and to its wider public the conceptual and formative tools to explore its featuring maxim. ‘Knowing is acting’ represents an entire philosophy and world-view. By moving in a cultural horizon attentive to the integration between the philosophy of praxis and semiotics, Pragma aims at encouraging a […]


EJPAP (European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy) is an online peer reviewed journal which stems from the experience of the Cultural Society Pragma, and it will be published twice a year. It is accessible  on line and access is free. EJPAP publishes articles which explore the American tradition in philosophy, with a special focus […]

Peirce Study Center

The Peirce Studies Center (CSP) is the first research center in Italy dedicated to Peirce and Pragmatism. Located at the Università degli Studi di Milano, the Center was originally founded by Carlo Sini and Rossella Fabbrichesi, two affirmed scholars who were among the first to introduce Peirce in Italy. The purpose of the CSP is […]

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The new issue of EJPAP is now available on line at, with a special issue on the Reception of Peirce in the World to celebrate the centenary of Peirce’s death. Below you find the table of content (links not active) European Journal of Pragmatism and American Phylosophy Volume 6, number 1, 2014 Symposia. The Reception […]

Posted by guido on June 23rd, 2014 at 7:03 pm

Pubblichiamo con piacere l’avviso del Centro Studi Vasily Grossman: STUDY CENTER VASILY GROSSMAN 5 euro per la libertà: sostieni le nostre attività! Cari colleghi e cari amici, in occasione del cinquantenario della scomparsa di Grossman (1964-2014) si terrà a Mosca dal 12 al 14 settembre il III CONVEGNO INTERNAZIONALE dal titolo “L’eredità di Vasilij Grossman: originalità di un classico del XX […]


Siamo lieti di annunciare l’uscita del libro di Gabriele Gava “Peirce Account of Pourposefulness. A Kantian Perspective (Routledge 2014). Di seguito la sinossi del libro e l’indice This book presents a systematic interpretation of Charles S. Peirce’s work based on a Kantian understanding of his teleological account of thought and inquiry. Departing from readings that […]

Next May 30th and 31st it will be held at the University College of Dublin a conference on the theme “Philosophy, Literature, America“. The Conference is part of  the American Voice Project ( Here below the presentation and the program PHILOSOPHY, LITERATURE, AMERICA University College Dublin, May 30th and 31st 2014 Stanley Cavell has spent […]

Next 2nd April it will be held at the University of Milan the conference “Peirce (1839-1914) cent’anni dopo. Filosofia, Semiotica, Abduzione“, organized by Massimo A. Bonfantini, Emilio Renzi, Salvatore Zingale, in collaboration with club Psòmega, Casa della Cultura, Fondazione Aldo Aniasi – Circolo De Amicis, Dipartimento di Design del Politecnico di Milano, Università degli Studi […]

Posted by guido on March 18th, 2014 at 11:54 am

Next 24th March it will be held at the department of Humanities of the University of Trieste the workshop “Pragmatics and Pragmatism“, organized by Riccardo Martinelli and Paolo Labinaz. The speakers will be: Andreas Kemmerling (University of Heidelberg), Marina Sbisà (University of Trieste), Rosa M. Calcaterra (University of Roma Tre) and Riccardo Martinelli (University of […]