Faculty Book: Noel Carroll

Noel Carroll

Minerva’s Night Out: Philosophy, Pop Culture, and Moving Pictures
(Wiley-Blackwell, 2013)
 
The author addresses the philosophical aspects of popular films and pop culture in thought-provoking essays at the intersection of the popular and the profound. He ranges across the philosophy of Halloween to psychoanalysis and the horror film, from Vertigo and the pathologies of romantic love to Andy Kaufman and the philosophies of interpretation, with wit, insight, and serious engagement. Noel Carroll is a distinguished professor of philosophy at the Graduate Center.

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Submitted on: OCT 15, 2013

Category: Faculty Books, Film Studies, Philosophy