Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

SpongeBob is bigger than …

SpongeBob SquarePants and Philosophy editor Joe Foy makes a splash in this UK feature on the Sponge.  The Sponge that has absorbed so much, he’s bigger than Jesus, global warming, and Boy George, combined. http://www.bigissue.com/features/1789/12bn-sponge

Jurassic Park and Philosopy, CFA—Deadline extended to May 13

Call for Abstracts Jurassic Park and Philosophy Edited by Nicolas Michaud The Open Court Popular Culture and Philosophy Series. Abstracts and subsequent essays must be accessible to a lay audience as well as philosophically substantial. All writing should be engaging and directly relevant to the Jurassic Park films or books. ***The 10 to 12-paged papers […]


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.