By William Irwin, George A. Dunn, Rebecca Housel
The 1st examine the philosophical matters at the back of Charlaine Harris's New York Times bestsellers The Southern Vampire Mysteries and the True Blood tv series
Teeming with advanced, legendary characters within the form of vampires, telepaths, shapeshifters, and so on, True Blood, the preferred HBO sequence tailored from Charlaine Harris's bestselling The Southern Vampire Mysteries, has a wealthy selection of subject matters to discover, from intercourse and romance to bigotry and violence to demise and immortality. The goings-on within the legendary city of Bon Temps, Louisiana, the place vampires satiate their blood lust and brazenly commingle with usual people, current no shortages of juicy metaphysical morsels to sink your the teeth into.
Now True Blood and Philosophy calls at the minds of a few of history's nice thinkers to accomplish a few philosophical bloodletting on such subject matters as Sookie and the metaphysics of mindreading; Maryann and sacrificial faith; werewolves, shapeshifters and private identification; vampire politics, evil, wish, and masses more.
- The first e-book to discover the philosophical concerns and topics in the back of the True Blood novels and tv series
- Adds a brand new measurement in your realizing of True Blood characters and themes
- The excellent better half to the beginning of the 3rd season on HBO and the discharge of the second one season on DVD
Smart and entertaining, real Blood and Philosophy presents food—or blood—for inspiration, and a enjoyable, new approach to examine the series.