63. Naturalizing Consciousness (with Walter Veit)

In this episode of Tent Talks, I speak with Walter Veit about the science and philosophy of consciousness. Walter is an interdisciplinary scientist and philosopher who is currently completing his PhD dissertation at the University of Sydney, Australia. He has published on a wide range of topics, including the topic of animal consciousness and animalContinue reading “63. Naturalizing Consciousness (with Walter Veit)”

60. The Purpose of Life (with Brad Turner)

In this episode of Tent Talks, I speak with my brother Brad Turner about Buddhism, the purpose of life, the possibility of the afterlife, the existence (or nonexistence) of God, the concept of rebirth and nirvana, and the nature of consciousness and the self. https://media.blubrry.com/shelterfromthestorm/p/content.blubrry.com/shelterfromthestorm/The_purpose_of_life_natural_vocal_eq.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | RSS

55. Buddhism, Karma, and Consciousness (with Brad Turner)

In this episode of Tent Talks, I speak with my brother Brad (aka B-rad 3) about Buddhism, the idea of karma, and the metaphysics of consciousness. https://media.blubrry.com/shelterfromthestorm/p/content.blubrry.com/shelterfromthestorm/Buddhism_Karma_Consciousness_Final.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | RSS

48. Is the Universe Conscious? (with Professor Philip Goff)

In this episode of Tent Talks, I speak with Dr. Philip Goff, who is a professor of philosophy at Durham University.  Professor Goff’s research focuses on the philosophy of consciousness and the question of how to integrate consciousness into our scientific worldview.  In recent years, Professor Goff has become one of the leading proponents ofContinue reading “48. Is the Universe Conscious? (with Professor Philip Goff)”

33. Intentionality, Consciousness, and Panpsychism (with Professor Angela Mendelovici)

In this episode of Tent Talks, I speak with Dr. Angela Mendelovici. Dr. Mendelovici is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Western Ontario, having received her PhD in philosophy from Princeton University. Her research is in the philosophy of mind, specifically on intentionality, consciousness, and the relationship between the two. Her most recentContinue reading “33. Intentionality, Consciousness, and Panpsychism (with Professor Angela Mendelovici)”

24. The Mystery of Consciousness (with Professor William Lycan)

In this episode of Tent Talks, I speak with Dr. William Lycan. Dr. Lycan is William Rand Kenan, Jr. Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at the University of North Carolina, and currently Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Connecticut. Professor Lycan has made groundbreaking contributions in many areas of philosophy, including philosophy of mind, philosophyContinue reading “24. The Mystery of Consciousness (with Professor William Lycan)”