Archive of Germaine Greer

Germaine Greer’s archive: correspondence with Warren Beatty and Diane Arbus, color-coded annotations, evidence of a woman uneasy with her public image…
Germaine Greer’s archive: correspondence with Warren Beatty and Diane Arbus, color-coded annotations, evidence of a woman uneasy with her public image… [More]

John Gray and A.C. Grayling

A tale of two philosophers. One upbeat, the other gloomy; one a torchbearer for progress, the other a skeptic. But both quite fond of the limelight…
A tale of two philosophers. One upbeat, the other gloomy; one a torchbearer for progress, the other a skeptic. But both quite fond of the limelight… [More]

On Clive James

Clive James no longer has the energy to write long pieces. Poetry is his main event now, and he makes it seem like the most exciting thing in the world…
Clive James no longer has the energy to write long pieces. Poetry is his main event now, and he makes it seem like the most exciting thing in the world… [More]

From Communism to Capitalism: Theory of a Catastrophe

2015.03.35 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michel Henry, From Communism to Capitalism: Theory of a Catastrophe, Scott Davidson (tr.), Bloomsbury, 2014, 125pp., $29.95
2015.03.35 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michel Henry, From Communism to Capitalism: Theory of a Catastrophe, Scott Davidson (tr.), Bloomsbury, 2014, 125pp., $29.95 [More]

Belief

[Revised entry by Eric Schwitzgebel on March 24, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Contemporary analytic philosophers of mind generally use the term "belief" to refer to the attitude we
[Revised entry by Eric Schwitzgebel on March 24, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Contemporary analytic philosophers of mind generally use the term "belief" to refer to the attitude we [More]

Harvard, MIT, and Microsoft Team Up on Free Courses

Microsoft established a partnership with the Harvard/MIT joint educational project called edX to deliver free and certified technical training in MOOC-style classes. These courses are designed to provide depth technical training on topics that range from C#, Bootstrap, and Transact-SQL to PowerShell Fundamentals and programming Office 365.
Microsoft established a partnership with the Harvard/MIT joint educational project called edX to deliver free and certified technical training in MOOC-style classes. These courses are designed to provide depth technical training on topics that range from C#, Bootstrap, and Transact-SQL to PowerShell Fundamentals and programming Office 365. [More]

The 10th CSSiP on “Imagining, Knowing, Doing”

will take place in Cologne, September 28 through October 2, 2015. Our special guest in this year’s anniversary edition will be Timothy Williamson (Oxford University). Williamson is widely regarded
will take place in Cologne, September 28 through October 2, 2015. Our special guest in this year’s anniversary edition will be Timothy Williamson (Oxford University). Williamson is widely regarded [More]

Knowledge: The Philosophical Quest in History

2015.03.34 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Steve Fuller, Knowledge: The Philosophical Quest in History, Routledge, 2015, 304pp., $49.95 (pbk), ISBN 9781844658183.
2015.03.34 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Steve Fuller, Knowledge: The Philosophical Quest in History, Routledge, 2015, 304pp., $49.95 (pbk), ISBN 9781844658183. [More]

On Saul Bellow

Saul Bellow liked to provoke people, even providing one critic with a velvet pillow to place beneath the “brick-size chip on his shoulder”…
Saul Bellow liked to provoke people, even providing one critic with a velvet pillow to place beneath the “brick-size chip on his shoulder”… [More]

Beckett in Love

Fail until you fail completely. Mow grass that does not need mowing. Dig holes. The free advice and deadpan humor of Samuel Beckett…
Fail until you fail completely. Mow grass that does not need mowing. Dig holes. The free advice and deadpan humor of Samuel Beckett… [More]