Popular Culture and Philosophy

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

Iron Man vs Captain America and Philosophy, CFA

Call for Abstracts: Iron Man vs Captain America and Philosophy Edited by Nicolas Michaud and Jessica Watkins 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 Iron Man and Captain America through film, comics, and games. Each chapter accepted […]

Amy Schumer and Philosophy, CFA

Amy Schumer and Philosophy, CFA Amy Schumer’s television show, “Inside Amy Schumer” has completed its fourth season on Comedy Central and is renewed for a fifth. She wrote and starred in the movie, Trainwreck (2015), which was nominated for two Golden Globes as well as the award for Best Screenplay by the Writers’ Guild of […]


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.