Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

Announcing Dexter and Philosophy

Open Court will be publishing Dexter and Philosophy. Details about the editor and the call for abstracts will be posted soon.  In the meantime, keep your knives clean!

Monk Finale? Not yet.

Mr. Monk and Philosophy: The Curious Case of the Defective Detective is ready to pick up where the Monk series finale left off.  To celebrate, Open Court is making available a free sample chapter from the book, due out in March, 2010.  Here it is.


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.