Welcome to the website of Bigg Books

Small philosophy publisher and events organizer based in Newcastle-upon-Tyne

The Philosopher

Feature 1

We have taken over publication of The Philosopher, the longest running public philosophy journal in the UK. The Autumn 2018 issue will be published shortly.

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Feature 2

We have teamed up with the Newcastle Philosophy Society and the PSE to put on a biannual public lecture series at the historic Lit and Phil library.

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Our Books

Feature 3

Our most recent publication is THE KANTIAN CATASTROPHE?, an interview collection edited by Anthony Morgan. It is available as a paperback or an e-book.

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Quotes from The Kantian Catastrophe?

For philosophical modernity, there is a before and after Kant, just as there is a before and after Aristotle for ancient philosophy.

Ray Brassier

The problem with Kantianism is that it's ontologically disproportionate.

Tom Sparrow

For Kant, the subject itself is responsible for the objectivity of knowledge.

Stella Sandford