Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

Vanity Fairly Correct

I feel as if the whole culture is stoned, listening to an LP that’s been skipping for decades, playing the same groove over and over. Nobody has the wit or gumption to stand up and lift the stylus. Kurt Andersen writes in this month’s Vanity Fair what I’ve described here, and here:  Popular culture in recent […]


The Philosophy and Pop Culture series at Carus Books brings philosophy to general readers by critically exploring the meanings, concepts, and puzzles within television shows, movies, music and other icons of popular culture.