Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

Chuck Klosterman Meet Karl Marx

Chuck Klosterman and Seth Vannatta, editor of Chuck Klosterman and Philosophy: The Real and the Cereal, discuss all things from jealous academics, the unpredictability of audiences, and Plato’s Ion as Homer’s ‘cover band’ in a recent radio interview.  While Klosterman is still getting used to treatment by philosophers who take any sentence he may have […]

The Good Wife and Philosophy, Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts The Good Wife and Philosophy Edited by Kimberly Baltzer-Jaray and Robert Arp (1)        Submit abstracts of no more than 300 words to: robertarp320@gmail.com (2)        Abstracts due: June 15, 2012 (3)        Notification of accepted abstracts: July 1, 2012 (4)        First drafts due: […]


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.