Philosophers as Arts and Culture Critics




“Which living philosophers review fiction, movies, television shows, plays, music, art, etc. for non-academic publications?”

[photo by B. Weinberg]

This question arrived in my inbox recently, and seems perfect for a Friday. I think we can understand “non-academic publications” broadly enough to include not just newspapers, magazines, and online publications, but also personal blogs or websites, and regular and public posts/threads/videos on social media, too.

Readers, please share your knowledge here.

I’ll start by mentioning two philosophers I know of. One is Justin Khoo (MIT), who writes film reviews for various sites. The other is Matt Strohl, who writes about movies at his site (and whose Why It’s OK to Love Bad Movies was published last year).

Your turn…

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