This is not a book

New York culture at midcentury: Dylan, Trilling, Pollock, de Kooning. Want to read a book that captures that moment? Stay away from this one…
New York culture at midcentury: Dylan, Trilling, Pollock, de Kooning. Want to read a book that captures that moment? Stay away from this one… [More]

Book and a nation

Japan has The Tale of Genji; Spain, Don Quixote; Ireland, Ulysses. What of the great American novel? Michael Dirda casts his vote: Moby-Dick…
Japan has The Tale of Genji; Spain, Don Quixote; Ireland, Ulysses. What of the great American novel? Michael Dirda casts his vote: Moby-Dick… [More]

Press Release: "The Deepest Human Life: An Introduction to Philosophy for Everyone" (Chicago, April 2014)

Press release on an upcoming book by Scott Samuelson. This new introduction to philosophy is written for everyone, not just academics. Samuelson explores the thought of history's most impactful thinkers to bring philosophy to us an accessible and personal way.
Press release on an upcoming book by Scott Samuelson. This new introduction to philosophy is written for everyone, not just academics. Samuelson explores the thought of history's most impactful thinkers to bring philosophy to us an accessible and personal way. [More]

The Daily Owl 3-3-2014

A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight (Davies)
A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight (Davies) [More]

Review of Caputo’s Philosophy in Transit

Caputo has done a fine job of clarifying and classifying the postmodernist approach to truth and reality. His readable and eloquent book is an excellent guide to the outlook common in a certain strain of Continental European philosophy. His neglect of other areas of philosophy is disappointing.
Caputo has done a fine job of clarifying and classifying the postmodernist approach to truth and reality. His readable and eloquent book is an excellent guide to the outlook common in a certain strain of Continental European philosophy. His neglect of other areas of philosophy is disappointing. [More]

Which Book is This?

Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author.
Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author. [More]

Which Book is This?

Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author.
Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author. [More]

Which Book is This?

Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author.
Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author. [More]

Which Book is This?

Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author.
Can you name the philosophy book in the photo below? We’ll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the exact title of the book and the author. [More]

Which Book is This?

Can you name the book in the photo below? We'll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the title of the book and the author.
Can you name the book in the photo below? We'll send a Philosophy News coffee mug to the first person who can name both the title of the book and the author. [More]