New Criticals

First Five with Simon Critchley



Simon Critchley, Ph.D., is Chair and Professor of Philosophy at The New School. According to Critchley, "As a philosopher, I am interested in everything. But I have particular in modern Continental philosophy. But I have written on a wide variety of themes and authors, most recently on ethical and political theory, the relation between philosophy and poetry, the nature of humour. At present, I am working on Rousseau, Heidegger, Ibsen, Beckett, Pessoa and Levinas."

Here are his first five...