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I ask philosophers five questions about themselves.

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Five Questions Kieran Setiya

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 69 Ratings

I ask philosophers five questions about themselves.

New episodes post on Tuesdays.

    Kieran Setiya

    Kieran Setiya

    The philosopher Zena Hitz asks me five questions about myself.

    Zena Hitz is a Tutor at St. John's College in Annapolis, Maryland, and the author of "Lost in Thought: The Hidden Pleasures of an Intellectual Life" (2020).

    Kieran Setiya is a Professor of Philosophy at MIT. He is the author of “Midlife: A Philosophical Guide” (2017) and “Life is Hard: How Philosophy Can Help Us Find Our Way” (2022)—now available in bookstores!

    • 37 min
    Liam Kofi Bright

    Liam Kofi Bright

    I ask the philosopher Liam Kofi Bright five questions about himself.

    Liam Kofi Bright is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is the author of “Group Lies and Reflections on the Purpose of Social Epistemology” (2020), “Why Do Scientists Lie?” (2021), and other essays in epistemology and the philosophy of science.

    • 24 min
    Kyla Ebels-Duggan

    Kyla Ebels-Duggan

    I ask the philosopher Kyla Ebels-Duggan five questions about herself.

    Kyla Ebels-Duggan is Professor of Philosophy at Northwestern University. She is the author of “Educating for Autonomy” (2014), “Beyond Words” (2019), and other essays in moral and political philosophy.

    • 29 min
    Ken Winkler

    Ken Winkler

    I ask the philosopher Ken Winkler five questions about himself.

    Ken Winkler is Kingman Brewster Jr. Professor of Philosophy at Yale University and the author of “Berkeley: An Interpretation” (1989).

    • 31 min
    Laura Ruetsche

    Laura Ruetsche

    I ask the philosopher Laura Ruetsche five questions about herself.

    Laura Ruetsche is Louis Loeb Collegiate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Michigan and the author of “Interpreting Quantum Theories” (2011).

    • 34 min
    Hanna Pickard

    Hanna Pickard

    I ask the philosopher Hanna Pickard five questions about herself.

    Hanna Pickard is Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Bioethics at Johns Hopkins University. She is the author of “Responsibility without Blame” (2011), “Addiction and the Self” (2021) and other essays in moral psychology.

    • 37 min

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