|Lubbock, Texas, United States
|Married, four daughters, grew up in Oklahoma City, undergraduate in philosophy at San Francisco State, grad student in philosophy at Columbia U in New York, philosophy prof at U of California in Santa Barbara and Texas Tech in Lubbock, retired from classroom teaching of philosophy 1n 2000, managed PEIRCE-L discussion forum since 1993 and still at it.
|philosophy, Pre-Columbian and contemporary Mexican culture, culture of India, culture of ancient Greece, Tarot cards
|Lang's Metropolis, Bergman's Cries and Whispers, Kubrick's Paths of Glory, Deadwood saga on television
|Hindustani Raga, Bach, classical guitar, Grateful Dead, Dire Straits, Leonard Cohen (early), John Fahey, Terry Riley's In C
|Plato's Dialogues, Writings of Charles S. Peirce, Eliot's Four Quartets, Bhagavad Gita, Tao Te Ching, Hesse's Glassbead Game, Mann's Doctor Faustus, everything by Mircea Eliade