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David Edmonds (Uehiro Centre, Oxford University) and Nigel Warburton (freelance philosopher/writer) interview top philosophers on a wide range of topics. Two books based on the series have been published by Oxford University Press. We are currently self-funding - donations very welcome via our website http://www.philosophybites.com


Peter Lamarque on Literature and Truth

September 14th, 2014

Episode 252 of 299 episodes

Many people have claimed that one of the benefits of reading writers like Dostoevsky and Shakespeare is that they convey important truths about the human condition. Peter Lamarqueis sceptical about this way of speaking about literature. He explains why in this episode of the Philosophy Bitespodcast.