I am Jack’s being-for-itself.
William Irwin is Herve A. LeBlanc Distinguished Service Professor and Chair of Philosophy at King’s College, Pennsylvania. Irwin’s latest book is the novel Free Dakota (2016). He is also the author of The Free Market Existentialist: Capitalism without Consumerism (2015).
William Irwin joins us to talk about existentialism and libertarianism. What did thinkers like Sartre and Neitzsche have to say about capitalism and human freedom?
William Irwin joins us for a discussion about the novel Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk and the movie it inspired. Are consumer choices authentic choices?
Can we ground a libertarian political philosophy in existentialist moral anti-realism?
Pamela Hobart reviews William Irwin’s book The Free Market Existentialist: Capitalism without Consumerism.
“Much of the modern state, and any claim to benevolent world order, we can better do without.”