Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

Philosophy and the Case of the Real Thing, Again

The Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies is enthusing about Joe Steiff’s edition of Sherlock Holmes and Philosophy. In fact, the book should be part of the Conan Doyle canon itself.  The book resembles Conan Doyle’s writings in composition, structure, style, form, wit and humor. …  The greatest contribution of Josef Steiff’s book is that […]


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.