In memoriam: Kenneth Taylor

Author: Christine Grandy

Kenneth Taylor (Photo by Steve Castillo)Kenneth Taylor (Photo by Steve Castillo)

Kenneth Taylor, the Henry Waldgrave Stuart Professor of Philosophy at Stanford University, died this week. Professor Taylor did his undergraduate work at Notre Dame, where he graduated in 1977 with a major in the Program of Liberal Studies. Professor Taylor specialized in the philosophy of language and the philosophy of mind, and was the author of numerous influential books and papers. He was also well-known as the co-founder and co-host of the popular Philosophy Talk radio program. He will be missed by many in the philosophical community.

A wide-ranging interview with Professor Taylor about his life, including his years at Notre Dame, can be found here.

Obituary found here.