Popular Culture and Philosophy

A blog for contributors and editors by Series Editor, George A. Reisch

Walking Dead and Philosophy, CFP available

The new AMC series, The Walking Dead, is just killing, and not because the guy in the back row looks like Ludwig Wittgenstein. Fans of the new series or Robert Kirkman’s original comic books will now have a chance to explore the metaphysics, ethics, and political philosophy of zombie anarchy. The CFP is here.


Since its inception in 2000, Open Court's Popular Culture and Philosophy® series has brought high-quality philosophy to general readers by critically exploring the meanings, concepts, and puzzles within television shows, movies, music and other icons of popular culture.