Knot: Saturday May 16, 2009

Interpretation, and what makes a classic?

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Texts, Bones and Early Buddhists: Monday October 27, 2008

Life and literature in accounts of early Buddhism.

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Literature and Laughter: Thursday September 25, 2008

Why Momus was banished from Olympus.

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The Sciences, the Humanities and the Human Imagination: Tuesday September 23, 2008

Thoughts on consilience and the unity of knowledge.

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Lies in Which not Everything is False: Wednesday September 10, 2008

Stories – they are nothing but a pack of lies.

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Death, at Intervals: Tuesday July 15, 2008

Another book worth reading…

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Human things with human voice...: Saturday November 10, 2007

Wallace Stevens, Martha Nussbaum and philosophy.

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Lift Off!: Thursday March 29, 2007

Of book launches and demons.

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Hurrah for Materialism! (Part II): Saturday August 6, 2005

What is materialism? And why is it considered such a terrible thing?

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