John Kaag

John Kaag  is a professor of philosophy at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, a 2019 Miller Scholar at the Santa Fe Institute, and the author of Hiking with Nietzsche: On Becoming Who You Are.

Touché-ing the Void 

How can we live only to die?

by John Kaag | Tuesday, September 07, 2021

Fatal Courage

How Emerson helped me see, as if for the first time

by John Kaag | Monday, December 07, 2020

How to Live With Dying

Before I could accept mortality, I had to stop running from it

by John Kaag | Saturday, October 24, 2020

“There Is No Time in the Garden”

The Poetry of W. S. Merwin

by John Kaag | Monday, March 11, 2019

Freedom of Thought

The philosophical currents that shaped our nation

by John Kaag | Monday, March 04, 2019