Podcasts

Representing Arthur Schopenhauer

Philosophy Now Radio Show #28 | Permalink | Facebook Twitter Reddit Google+ StumbleUpon Pinterest Delicious Digg

Representing Arthur Schopenhauer

He’s known as the philosopher of pessimism, and he has a remarkably cheerless view of the nature of reality, but he’s also a poetic writer who advocates compassion and loves art. Grant Bartley from Philosophy Now finds out about Arthur Schopenhauer from Christopher Janaway of the University of Southampton and Daniel Came of St Hugh’s College, Oxford. Live music is provided by Ruth Merry. First broadcast on 28 February 2012 on Resonance FM.

Duration: 51min 40sec (Download 47MB)

If you enjoy our podcasts you might also be interested in subscribing to our magazine, which contains articles and features on all aspects of philosophy. Please see details in our Shop.

More podcasts

How to Think Like an Agnostic Bat
In Defence of Wonder
Philosophy in Education
The History of Philosophy in Less Than an Hour
The Linguistic Wizardry of Ludwig Wittgenstein
The Ideas of G.W.F. Hegel
The Mental Universe Debate
Beyond Right and Wrong
Free Will and the Brain
The Hidden World of Immanuel Kant
Civilization and Its Discontents
The Thoughts of Friedrich Nietzsche
Philosophy, Lies and Politics
In the Realm of the Senses
Aping Philosophy
Minds, Science and Metaphysics
Wittgenstein’s Art Class
Buddhist Philosophy

This site uses cookies to recognize users and allow us to analyse site usage. By continuing to browse the site with cookies enabled in your browser, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. X