American Philosopher

American Philosopher

Who dares think a nation? What is the status of philosophy in a nation founded by philosophers?

What are the risks of practicing philosophy in America? Does America have a native philosophy?

Eight short films about philosophy in America and American philosophy by Phillip McReynolds.

The author is a philosophy lecturer and amateur filmmaker. He has recorded hundreds of hours of interviews with professional philosophers and other people and he’s interested in different ways to bring philosophy to film.