A prize for a recent philosophy paper
My philosophy website, Looking for Wisdom, has relaunched!
I'm doing a talk at the Pari Center, on wisdom, love and the task of philosophy
Writing for RE Today
A Poem about ageing and loss, written by one of China’s greatest women poets, Li Qingzhao
Advice on writing from the most literary of all philosophers.
Don't work harder. Work softer.
Creative luck is not just blind chance. It can be cultivated
A chapter on Liu Xie, and the myth of the suffering writer
The monoculture of the global academy, and the challenge of doing philosophy cross-culturally.
Contrasting thoughts on the metaphor of horse-training, from Buddhism and Daoism.
Boredom, creativity and Walter Benjamin
On Tove Jansson and the apocalypse
Exploring our relationships with strangers, through memoir, philosophy and anthropology.
A big, beautiful encyclopedia of philosophy
A book about ethics, storytelling and philosophy.
An introduction to the lives and the thought of some of philosophy's greatest figures
A philosophical guide to the landscape of happiness.
Telling stories is a troubling business...