Dr. David Denny, chair of the culture and media department, presented a paper at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference in October 2012.
Department of Culture & Media
Ph.D., University of Kentucky
Ethics and Social Issues
Philosophy and Film
Jeffrey Nicholas is an associate professor of philosophy at Mount Angel Seminary (Oregon). Among his publications are the article "Bowling Our Way out of Nihilism" in The Big Lebowski and Philosophy (2012) and his most recent work, Reason, Tradition, and the Good, published by the University of Notre Dame Press (2012). He also edited the book, Dune and Philosophy (2011).
Aside from pop culture, his interests include human nature, ethics and cultural theory. He also maintains a blog on social justice.