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David Bowie and Philosophy

David Bowie and Philosophy: Rebel, Rebel

Edited by Theodore G. Ammon

“No matter how familiar you may have thought you were with David Bowie, the chapters in this fascinating book will greatly enrich your understanding of his significance. We already knew that Bowie was constantly changing, but he emerges from these pages as a thinker.”

—Robert S. Mcelvaine, author of Eve’s Seed and The Great Depression

Orphan Black and Philosophy

Orphan Black and Philosophy: Grand Theft DNA

Edited by Richard Greene and Rachel Robison-Greene

Cloning, genetic enhancement, human experimentation, personal identity, the ends justifying the means, . . . what’s not philosophical about Orphan Black? And what’s not supercool about Orphan Black and Philosophy?

—Robert Arp, author of 1001 Ideas that Changed the Way We Think (2013)

Discworld and Philosophy

Discworld and Philosophy: Reality Is Not What It Seems

Edited by Nicolas Michaud

“An absolutely stunning, or at least relatively stunning, gaggle of choice chapters on Pratchett’s kaotic cosmos. You’ll need that bottle of dried frog pills, but be careful not to wake the Luggage.”

—Ray Scott Percival, Author of The Myth of the Closed Mind

Batman, Superman, and Philosophy

Batman, Superman, and Philosophy: Badass or Boyscout?

Edited by Nicolas Michaud

“An intense, in-depth analysis of the Dark Knight and the Man of Steel, this book is a must for any fan!”

—Matt MacNabb, Editor of LegionsofGotham.org and author of Batman’s Arsenal: An Encyclopedic Chronicle

Louis C.K. and Philosophy

Louis C.K. and Philosophy: You Don’t Get to Be Bored

Edited by Mark Ralkowski

 “This book is a delight. Its twenty-four essays shine a bright light on the wisdom of the age’s greatest comedian, bringing much needed levity to the weighty activity of philosophical reflection and fruitful clarity to the cutting edge of contemporary humor.”

 —William Winstead, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Honors, The George Washington University

The Ultimate Walking Dead and Philosophy

The Ultimate Walking Dead and Philosophy: Hungry for More

Edited by Wayne Yuen

“Offers original and provocative perspectives not only on the metaphysical status of zombies, but on a number of important ethical, political, religious, and psychological issues that concern our favorite survivors of the zombie apocalypse.”

—Joshua Heter, Professor of Philosophy, Saint Louis University

Hannibal Lecter and Philosophy

Hannibal Lecter and Philosophy: The Heart of the Matter

Edited by Joseph Westfall

“The eighteen essays in this smart and playful anthology address, among other subjects, the connections between psychiatry and empathy, aesthetics and haute cuisine, friendship, art, and the nature of desire.”

—Mikita Brottman, author of Meat Is Murder! An Illustrated Guide to Cannibal Culture

After the Avant-Gardes

After the Avant-Gardes: Reflections on the Future of the Fine Arts

Edited by Elizabeth Millán

“Anyone interested in where the arts are going, and especially anyone puzzled or exasperated by some of the works we are now expected to accept as ‘art’, will find this book exceptionally thought-provoking.”

—Barry Smith, author of Austrian Philosophy and SUNY Distinguished Professor in the Department of Philosophy

Divergent and Philosophy

Divergent and Philosophy: The Factions of Life

Edited by Courtland Lewis

“Absolutely essential reading for any true fan of the Divergent books or movies. Those who read this fine collection of chapters by these Erudite philosophers will be so pleased they decided to do it, they’ll throw themselves a Choosing Ceremony.”

—Richard Greene, Professor of Philosophy at Weber State University and co-editor of The Princess Bride and Philosophy: Inconceivable!

More Doctor Who and Philosophy

More Doctor Who and Philosophy: Regeneration Time

Edited by Courtland Lewis and Paula Smithka

 “This fantastic collection of chapters is, much like the Doctor himself, deep, insightful and informative while also being accessible and great fun. . . . I heartily recommend this sparkling new book.”

 — Andrew Crome, Lecturer in Religion, University of Manchester, and co-editor of Religion and Doctor Who

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