When Jason Stanley, an endowed chair of philosophy at Yale University, became the center of a twitter “pile on” after confessing proudly that he writes so that… Read more "How Are Philosophers Remembered in the Age of Meltdowns and Pile-Ons?"
Next month, I will teach a class for inmates in the DC jail as part of the JCI Prison Scholars Program. I’ll most definitely plan to write…… Read more “Teaching Philosophy in Prison”
My philosophical writing goes through cycles. I experience low points where my exhaustion with philosophy and the project of mastering logos and the Real is made so acute that… Read more "Philosophy as Confession"
Philosophers since time immemorial have had to bring their discourse into the public space. To disinfect thought from the lofty conceptual stratosphere is an art form that… Read more "On Name Dropping and Evangelizing Philosophy"