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].
‘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 (forthcoming); also forthcoming in E. Szécsényi (ed.), Religious and Aesthetic Experience: Ronald W. Hepburn and his Legacy (Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press, forthcoming).
‘Wittgensteinian Quasi-Fideism and Interreligious Communication’, forthcoming in G. Andrejč & D. Weiss (eds), Interpreting Interreligious Relations with Wittgenstein (Leiden: Brill, forthcoming).
‘Review: Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction, by Tim Bayne’, Expository Times (forthcoming).
‘Review: New Models of Religious Understanding, by Fiona Ellis (ed.)’, The Philosophical Quarterly 69.275 (2019), 429–432.
‘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.
‘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.