Philosophy Talk

Sundays at 10am, Tuesdays at Noon
hosted by John Perry & Ken Taylor

The program that questions everything...except your intelligence.

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Sat May 10, 2014
Arts & Culture

Epicurean Delights on Philo Talk

Stanford professors of philosophy John Perry and Ken Taylor are joined by David Konstan from NYU, author of “A Life Worthy of the Gods: The Materialist Psychology of Epicurus” on this week's Philosophy Talk.

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Tue September 17, 2013
Philosophy Talk ~ Today at Noon

Philosophy Talk: The Moral Lives of Animals

Stanford professors of philosophy John Perry and Ken Taylor with Mark Rowlands from the University of Miami, author of "Can Animals Be Moral?" - Tuesday at Noon.


Fri March 9, 2012


Sun February 26, 2012
philosophy talk


On this week's Philosophy Talk, the subject is pantheism: the doctrine that the world is either identical with God or an expression of His nature.

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Fri February 10, 2012

Philosophy Talk: The Dionysus Awards

Movies play a large role in modern life. We enjoy watching them; we idolize the actors and actresses who appear in them; we analyze the directors. But how well do movies tackle bigger philosophical questions?  With the help of listeners and special guests, Philosophy Talk hosts John Perry and Ken Taylor turn a philosophical eye to the past year's cinematic offerings, and present their 4th annual Dionysus Awards for the most philosophically-rich films of the past year.

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