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Ann Kerwin on popular philosophy, 2013

New Zealand-based philosopher Ann Kerwin has had a regular slot on Radio New Zealand's 'Nights' programme since 2008. She uses plain English to discuss philosophers and philosophical works, and is an example of a philosopher who is interested in popularising the general field of philosophy. In this clip from a 2013 programme, she defines the concept of popular philosophy. 

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Dr Ann Kerwin

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Philosophy - Philosophy in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/speech/42675/ann-kerwin-on-popular-philosophy-2013 (accessed 28 September 2020)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 22 Oct 2014