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Australian philosopher, literary critic, legal scholar, and professional writer. Based in Newcastle, NSW. Author of FREEDOM OF RELIGION AND THE SECULAR STATE (2012), HUMANITY ENHANCED (2014), and THE MYSTERY OF MORAL AUTHORITY (2016).

Saturday, August 23, 2008

Voices of Disbelief - halfway there

Udo Schuklenk and I now have about 25 essays for Voices of Disbelief. We'll end up with somewhere between 50 and 60, so we're near enough to halfway there. If I single out individual contributors, it'll not do justice to all the ones not mentioned. But they include regular readers of this blog - Damien Broderick and Greg Egan. Plus well-known authors, journalists, philosophers, activists ...

It's going to be a strong book. Stay tuned, folks.


Blake Stacey said...

". . . Greg Egan. Plus well-known authors . . ."

You're just daring me to make the cheap shot here, aren't you?

Russell Blackford said...

I mean Greg is sooo obscure. Damien, too. lol.

Yeah, maybe I didn't word that well. Sorry, guys. :)

Robin said...

I love this project. I can't wait to see it!

Becca said...

Could I be so bold as to offer an essay? Regardless, I'm eager to see the completed work.

Sample of some stuff:

Russell Blackford said...

becca, see my more recent post. Briefly, the book is closed for submissions and we even have a reserve list already. Will look at your blog, though.