John Deely (1942-2017)
John Deely, Professor in Residence in philosophy at St. Vincent College, died January 7, 2017. Professor Deely worked primarily in semiotics, and also made significant contributions to Peirce scholarship. Prior to his appointment at St. Vincent College, he taught at the University of St. Thomas (Houston, Texas) and Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa.
Professor Deely submitted two short treatises (The Impact of Semiotics on Philosophy and The Beginning of Postmodern Times or: Charles Sanders Peirce and the Recovery of Signum, aka The Green Book and The Red Book) to the first version of Commens. They are re-posted here.