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Philosophy educator

Phyllis Sutton Morris, American Philosophy educator. Avocations: reading, walking, film watching. F C. Travel grantee American Council Learned Socs., 1988, Summer Seminar grantee National Endowment for Humanities, 1974, 82. Member American Philosophical Association, Sartre Circuit, Sartre Society North America (co-founder 1985, Executive Committee 1985-1991), Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, Society for Women in Philosophy.

Background

Morris, Phyllis Sutton was born on January 25, 1931 in Quincy, Illinois, United States. Daughter of John Guice and Helen Elizabeth (Provis) Sutton.

Education

Student, University Michigan, 1948-1951;AB, University of California, 1953;Master of Arts, Colorado College, 1963;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Michigan, 1969.

Career

Instructor humanities, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1968-1969;from lecturer to associate professor, Kirkland College, Clinton, New York, 1969-1978;associate professor, Hamilton College, Clinton, 1978-1983;adjunct associate professor, Le Moyne College College, Syracuse, New York, 1983-1985;research associate in philosophy, Oberlin (Ohio) College, since 1995. Visiting professor philosophy Oberlin College, 1989-1991, 93, 94-95, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: reading, walking, film watching. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Sartre's Concept of a Person, 1976. Reviews editor Sartre Studies International journal, 1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Philosophical Association, Sartre Circuit, Sartre Society North America (co-founder 1985, executive committee 1985-1991), Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, Society for Women in Philosophy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, walking, film watching.

Connections

Married John Martin Morris, February 4, 1950. Children: William Robert, Katherine Jill.

father:
John Guice Sutton

mother:
Helen Elizabeth (Provis) Sutton

spouse:
John Martin Morris

children:
William Robert Morris

Katherine Jill Morris