Hear This Idea
Hear This Idea
Nov 22, 2021
#39 – Keith Frankish on Illusionism about Consciousness

Keith Frankish is a philosopher of mind. He is an Honorary Reader at the University of Sheffield, UK, Visiting Research Fellow with The Open University, and adjunct Professor with the Brain and Mind Programme at the University of Crete.

In our interview, we discuss:

  • What is the hard problem of consciousness?
  • What is the illusionist theory of consciousness?
  • What does illusionism have to do with ethics?
  • When should we care for robot dogs?
  • How should academics use twitter?

You can read more about the topics we cover in this episode's write-up: hearthisidea.com/episodes/keith.

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