Published Work in Philosophy
- ‘Is the Sacred Older than the Gods?’, A Symposium on Ronald Hepburn and his Legacy, Research Institute of Irish and Scottish Studies, University of Aberdeen, 18th–19th May, 2018 [programme].
- ‘Can We Say the Unsayable?: Ineffability and Philosophy of Religion’, Royal Institute of Philosophy Invited Lecture, Keele University, 1st November, 2016 [abstract].
- ‘Ineffability and Contemporary Philosophy of Religion’, New Work on Ineffability, The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Israel, 19th May, 2016 [abstract].
‘Ritual, Mysticism, and the Meaning of Life’, in Iddo Landau (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Meaning of Life (Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming).
‘Wittgensteinian Quasi-Fideism and Interreligious Communication’, forthcoming in G. Andrejč & D. Weiss (eds), Interpreting Interreligious Relations with Wittgenstein (Leiden: Brill, 2019 forthcoming).
‘Mondrian and Neo-Calvinism’, review essay of Classic Mondrian in Neo-Calvinist View: The Watson Gordon Lecture 2017, by Joseph Mashek, Expository Times 131.1 (2019 forthcoming).
‘Review: Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction, by Tim Bayne’, Expository Times, 130.10 (2019), 465–466 [read online].
‘Review: New Models of Religious Understanding, by Fiona Ellis (ed.)’, The Philosophical Quarterly 69.275 (2019), 429–432 [read draft online].
‘Is the Sacred Older than the Gods?’, in ‘Aesthetics, Nature and Religion: Ronald W. Hepburn and His Legacy’, special issue, Journal of Scottish Thought, 10 (2018): 13–25; also forthcoming in E. Szécsényi (ed.), Religious and Aesthetic Experience: Ronald W. Hepburn and his Legacy (Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press, forthcoming) [read draft online].
‘Review: Nothingness and the Meaning of Life: Philosophical Approaches to Ultimate Meaning Through Nothing and Reflexivity, by Nicholas Waghorn’, Journal of Moral Philosophy, 15.2 (2018): 221–224 [read online].
‘Ineffability: Reply to Professors Metz and Cooper’, Philosophia, 44.4 (2016): 1267–1287 [read online].
‘New Work on Ineffability’, review essay of Ineffability and Its Metaphysics: The Unspeakable in Art, Religion, and Philosophy, by Silvia Jonas, Expository Times, 128.1 (2016): 30–32 [read online].
‘Editorial: “Controversial but Never Ignored”—John Hick and Vito Mancuso’, Expository Times, 128.1 (2016): 1–3 [read online].
‘Paul Tillich and Divine Ineffability’, in Mireille Hébert & Anne Marie Reijnen (éd.), Paul Tillich et Karl Barth: Antagonismes et accords théologiques (Zürich: LIT Verlag, 2016), 79–92.
‘Pragmatism Applied’, review essay of Believing and Acting: The Pragmatic Turn in Comparative Religion and Ethics, by G. Scott Davis, Expository Times, 126.7 (2015): 334–335 [read online].
‘The Imagination in the Travel Literature of Xavier de Maistre and its Philosophical Significance’, in Garth Lean, Russell Staiff and Emma Warterton (eds.), Travel and Imagination (Oxford: Routledge, 2014), 75–88.
‘Natural Theology and Literature’, in Russell Re Manning (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Natural Theology (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013), 551–565.
‘A Pragmatist Conception of Certainty: Wittgenstein and Santayana’, in Christiane Chauviré and Sabine Plaud (eds.), ‘Wittgenstein and Pragmatism: a Reassessment’, special issue, European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy, IV.2 (2012): 146–157 [read online].
‘Christmas Mythologies: Sacred and Secular’ in Scott C. Lowe (ed.), Christmas—Philosophy for Everyone (Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010), 59–69.