Steven challenges the supposed deficiency of escape.
Varun questions the value of convenient technological solutions
Daniel explores the simple escapes of video games
David highlights several concepts from Anscombe’s landmark paper.
A lecture from Robert Pippin on the themes of Rear Window
Meera figures out how we should understand liberty and the utility of the individual.
“My interest is in thinking about value and the questions about value that come up in our actual lives. That’s my interest both within and beyond the academy, as a philosopher and a person. That’s why I’m drawn to philosophy, because it might have something to tell us about life”
By Andy Xu Here, I will discuss the central ideas of value realism. Before I get to that, however, there are some general remarks to be made about philosophical realism.…