Skye C Cleary

Skye C Cleary

Skye C Cleary is a philosopher, the author of Existentialism and Romantic Love (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015) and the co-editor of How to Live a Good Life (Vintage, 2019). She is the associate director of the Center for New Narratives in Philosophy at Columbia University and also teaches at Barnard College and the City College of New York.

Books by Skye C Cleary

Interviews where books by Skye C Cleary were recommended

The Best Nonfiction Books of 2020, recommended by Sophie Roell

As the world went into lockdown early in 2020, many of us without frontline jobs and lucky enough not to fall sick with Covid-19 found more time to read than usual. The sudden change to a slower gear also left more room to reflect on the state of the world and our place as humans in it. Sophie Roell, editor of Five Books, takes us through her personal choice of the best nonfiction books of 2020.  

Summer Reading 2020: Philosophy Books, recommended by Nigel Warburton

From reflections on travel and searching for a personal philosophy to live by, to books on important aspects of democracy and contagious diseases, here’s British philosopher Nigel Warburton’s 2020 summer reading list. All the books you need to keep you thinking over the summer, whatever it may hold and wherever you may be.

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