Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

SpongeBob Appointed to Institute for Advance Study

Not really, but the volume of philosophical essays he inspired is getting some good press.  The Wisconsin Journal Sentinel loves it, and expects it will be this year’s stocking stuffer.


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.