Five Questions
Five Questions
Kieran Setiya
I ask philosophers five questions about themselves. Season 2 in 2021.
Rae Langton
Rae Langton is Knightbridge Professor of Philosophy at the University of Cambridge. She is the author of “Kantian Humility” (1998) and “Sexual Solipsism” (2009).
Oct 26
23 min
Sophie Grace Chappell
I ask the philosopher Sophie Grace Chappell five questions about herself. Sophie Grace Chappell is Professor of Philosophy at the Open University. She is the author of several books, including “Knowing What To Do” (2014) and the forthcoming “Epiphanies.”
Oct 19
28 min
Jonathan Lear
I ask the philosopher Jonathan Lear five questions about himself. Jonathan Lear is the John U. Nef Distinguished Service Professor in the Committee on Social Thought and the Department of Philosophy at the University of Chicago. He is the author of several books, including “Radical Hope” (2006) and most recently, “Wisdom Won From Illness: Essays in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis” (2017).
Oct 12
28 min
Alice Crary
I ask the philosopher Alice Crary five questions about herself. Alice Crary is University Distinguished Professor at the New School for Social Research and a Visiting Fellow at Regent’s College, Oxford. She is the author of "Beyond Moral Judgment" (2007) and "Inside Ethics: On the Demands of Moral Thought" (2016).
Oct 5
26 min
Kwame Anthony Appiah
I ask the philosopher Kwame Anthony Appiah five questions about himself. Kwame Anthony Appiah is Professor of Philosophy and Law at NYU and the author of several books, including "Experiments in Ethics" (2010), "As If: Idealization and Ideals" (2017), and most recently, "The Lies that Bind: Rethinking Identity" (2019).
Sep 28
28 min
Gabriel Richardson Lear
I ask the philosopher Gabriel Richardson Lear five questions about herself. Gabriel Richardson Lear is Professor of Philosophy and in the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago.  She is the author of "Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics" (2004) as well as several articles on the importance of beauty, poetry, and love in Plato’s ethics.
Sep 21
25 min
David Christensen
I ask the philosopher David Christensen five questions about himself. David Christensen is Professor of Philosophy at Brown University and the author of "Putting Logic in its Place" (2004).
Sep 14
24 min
Barbara Herman
I ask the philosopher Barbara Herman five questions about herself. Barbara Herman is Griffin Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Law at UCLA. Her books include "Moral Literacy" (2008) and "The Practice of Moral Judgment" (2006).
Sep 7
26 min
Tim Crane
I ask the philosopher Tim Crane five questions about himself. Tim Crane is Professor of Philosophy at the Central European University. He is the author of "The Mechanical Mind" (1995/2003), "The Objects of Thought" (2013), and "The Meaning of Belief" (2017).
Aug 31
24 min
Jane Heal
I ask the philosopher Jane Heal five questions about herself. Jane Heal is Professor in Philosophy Emerita at the University of Cambridge. She is the author of "Fact and Meaning" (1989) and "Mind, Meaning, and Imagination" (2003).
Aug 24
26 min
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