Tag: linguistics

Wittgenstein Wednesdays, Session 2: Philosophical Investigations sections 26-52

Series Index Emmanuel College’s Wittgenstein group keeps rolling along as we approach our next Wittgenstein meeting.  Before that happens, though, I should get a guide in place both for those reading along at home and for those who missed the last meeting but plan to jump back in this round.  So here it goes!  (A per…

Wittgenstein Wednesdays, Session 1: Philosophical Investigations Sections 1-25

Series Index Recently an intrepid group of students and faculty at Emmanuel College began a school-year-long adventure in philosophy, planning together to read Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations together, a bit at a time, over the fall and spring semesters.  As we got the group rolling, I volunteered to provide some sort of online catch-up for those who couldn’t…

I Did Not Forge This Review: A Review of Forged for HarperOne

Forged: Writing in the Name of God–Why the Bible’s Authors Are not who we Think they Are By Bart Ehrman. 265 pp. $25.99 (hardcover) Normally I don’t have to establish these sorts of things, but this book has me worried, so before I get to the book itself I want to assert these things: Although…