On Thursday, July 19th at 7 PM, just a day before the 11th Annual Lebowski Fest kicks off, Carmichael's will host author and editor Peter S. Fosl for a signing and reading of his new book The Big Lebowski and Philosophy. Is abiding a virtue? Does Walter's aggression illustrate the principles of just war theory? Does bowling help Donny, Walter, and the Dude resist nihilism? Does the Dude exemplify the Taoist way of life? Is the Dude a feminist ally? Come to Carmichael's and find out!!
Thursday, July 19, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
2720 Franfort Avenue
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available in 1-3 days.
Published: John Wiley & Sons - May 2012
Celebrate the Dude with an abiding look at the philosophy behind "The Big Lebowski"
Is the Dude a bowling-loving stoner or a philosophical genius living the good life? Naturally, it's the latter, and "The Big Lebowski and Philosophy" explains why.