William Day

Professor of Philosophy

Reilly Hall 422
Le Moyne College
1419 Salt Springs Road
Syracuse, NY 13214


(315) 445-4514



Director of the Core Program

B.A., St. John's College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University.

William Day writes primarily on Wittgenstein, Cavell, and topics in aesthetics (improvisation, music, film). He is contributing co-editor (with Victor J. Krebs) of a volume on Wittgenstein's aspect-seeing remarks, Seeing Wittgenstein Anew (Cambridge UP). Other publications include articles and book chapters on Emerson, the Neo-Confucian thinker Wang Yangming, and moral perfectionism. He teaches courses in the philosophy of art, American philosophy, theory of knowledge, the philosophy of language, and the experience of time.

Recent publications

William Day's CV
William Day at Academia.edu

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