David Bather Woods
David Bather Woods is a Senior Teaching Fellow in the Department of Philosophy, University of Warwick. His research focus is the philosophy of Arthur Schopenhauer and he has published work in the British Journal for the History of Philosophy, The Palgrave Schopenhauer Handbook, and the Schopenhauer Handbuch. Follow him on Twitter @dbatherwoods and Instagram @all_academic.
Interviews with David Bather Woods
Arthur Schopenhauer was a German philosopher who held a deeply pessimistic view of the world. He was also, among other things, a misogynist. And yet, he made important contributions to a number of areas of philosophy and had a deep influence on other philosophers. He wrote in a clear style that gained him a wide readership among non-philosophers as well. David Bather Woods, a Schopenhauer expert at the University of Warwick, talks us through his choice of books on the life and work of this remarkable thinker.