Public Philosophy

I like writing philosophy for broader audiences. Here is a selection of my writing in the media.


Two philosophers explain what Inside Out gets wrong about the mind (with Jackson Kernion)

Inside Out was a beautiful, fun Pixar movie. But its metaphysics of mind was bonkers. Click through to learn how Inside Out gets it wrong.


Subway Spreading and Personal Space (Part I of II)

Taking up too much room on the subway has gotten a lot of attention in the last few years under the label “manspreading.” But why does this spreading happen? And what does it have to do with men in particular?