Symposium publishes 20-30 book reviews annually, in all areas of Continental philosophy and some history of philosophy. Current and future reviews will be also be available on this site. Book reviews should be 1200–2000 words in length. They should include no endnotes (internal citations only) but a list of references can be added at the end if necessary. Reviews accepted for publication are published immediately on our website and a list of recently published reviews is printed in each issue of Symposium.

All inquiries regarding book reviews, including submissions, should be addressed to: .

We are seeking reviewers for the following books. Persons interested in reviewing a book not on this list are invited to contact the book review editor by email at the above address. We also accept unsolicited reviews.

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Please send unsolicited review copies of recent publications (within the last two years) to:

Devin Zane Shaw
Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Douglas College
700 Royal Avenue N3322
New Westminster BC V3M 5Z5

Author / AuteurTitle / TitrePress / ÉditeurYear / Année
Meinong, AlexiusOn Emotional Presentation Northwestern UP2020
Merleau-Ponty, MauriceThe Sensible World and the World of Expression: Course Notes from the Collège de France, 1953Northwestern UP2020
Paquette, ElisabethUniversal Emancipation: Race beyond BadiouMinnesota UP2020
Plessner, HelmuthLaughing and Crying: A Study of the Limits of Human BehaviorNorthwestern UP2020