This blog is a feature of the homepage for PhilosophymeetsPopular Culture. It is intended as a forum for serious discussion of this topic. Please bear this in mind when contributing and please observe proper Internet etiquette and decorum when posting to the blog. To return to the website for Philosophy meetsPopular Culture, please click here.
In order to post to the blog (and to access photo gallery material only available to registered useres), it is necessary to be registered. This only needs to be done once. Please send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to suggest an addition to our list of categories, please send your request to email@example.com.
Games in generalPosted by Lars Konzack Thu, January 15, 2009 21:22:34 I dag er det nørdernes værdier og interesser,
der sætter dagsordenen inden for en række kulturelle områder. Men hvad
sker der, når Harry Potter-fans bliver dem, der for alvor bestemmer?
As for religious references, the title of Giuseppe Collizi's Gods forgive... I don't is a good example. In the Italian western, the hero does not turn his cheek... It's an eye for an eye, og maybe it's acttually two of three eyes for an eye.
Here's the master crafted opening sequence, with a absolutely great score, which is a religious reference as well:
ConferencesPosted by Carsten Fogh Nielsen Mon, October 20, 2008 12:57:14 The program for the one day conference on Film and Philosophy at Aarhus Universitet on the 31st of october is now available. Clik here (pdf).
We are launching this homepage almost exactly one month after we began to work on its development and design. We hope that you have had a chance to explore the various functionalities. We look forward to hearing from you!
. . . and last, but not least, our thanks to Søren R. Frimodt-Møller for some valuable advice which helped us to make important design and implementation decisions before we began the actual work of putting the site together.
Sign-up for dinner 7 Nov 2008Posted by Cynthia M. Grund Fri, October 03, 2008 21:30:38 Please send us a short comment to this post to let us know if you would like to join the group who will go out to eat together on Friday, November 7 after the conference Filosofi og Populærkultur at SDU-Odense. It would probably be a good idea to let us know no later than Thursday, October 30, 2008.
At long last - after four conferences spread out over 2005 - 2008, another one on its way in a few months, and at least 13 (!) years during which the products of popular culture have been integrated within philosophy instruction here in Denmark in courses ranging from extramural university level ("Folkeuniversitet") through graduate and undergraduate level - a forum is being established for the dissemination and discussion of any and all topics which deal with the meeting of Philosophy with Popular Culture.