Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

DALEKMANIA in the U.K., Redux

Move over Sarah Palin.  British philosopher Robin Bunce, writing in Doctor Who and Philosophy, has found a new source of abject evil and abhorrence in the universe:  The Daleks. Bunce’s theory that the Daleks’ evil strikes us a little too close to home is being discussed from high table to low tabloids and everywhere in […]

Boardwalk Empire & Philosophy

Philosophy and Pop Culture editors extraordinaire, Richard Greene and Rachel Robison, have put on their wingtips and issued a call for papers for Boardwalk Empire and Philosophy.  You can find the CFA here: Boardwalk Empire & Philosophy CFA


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.