What are words worth: do poets and philosophers speak the same language?
- July 23, 2020, 05:00
Plato may have been the father of western philosophy but he could also be a bit of an ass. Imagine trying to ban poetry! Poets could make the bad seem(...)
Why the world needs Iris Murdoch’s philosophy of ‘unselfing’
- May 16, 2019, 05:00
Iris Murdoch was born on Blessington Street, Dublin, on July 15th, 1919. While she left Ireland at a young age, this did not “remove the country from (...)
Matthew McConaughey: ‘I wouldn’t give back one ass-whupping for the values that are ingrained in me’