According to recent research, continental philosophers are employable! Especially if you like Catholics. Tell that to everyone who made a joke about discussing the metaphysics of flipping burgers. Unless you love flipping burgers…in which case, congratulations.
NDPR reviews Adrian Johnston’s book Prolegomena To Any Future Materialism: Volume One: The Outcome of Contemporary French Philosophy.
The Stone hosts an article on a feminist Kant.
You could read Zizek’s take on Nelson Mandela’s passing, or you could read the reflections from my summer mentor and Kierkegaard scholar Gordon Marino (if you could only take one to a desert island, I’d suggest the latter).
The Guardian ran a piece on the dangers of academic blogging. Personally, if my random reflections on repetition end up making good tabloid fodder, I think I’ll take that as a badge of honor.
Finally, I came across this video of Bruno Latour suggesting you can’t search for objectivity without being a relativist: