Ever read a book and wanted to talk to the author after? I have, but I never actually made an attempt to contact any authors… until last month.
In October I contacted a few authors who I’ve been wanting to contact for a while. I was hoping to send them all letters by snail mail (better chance of a response that way, I assumed) but could only find a mailing address for one of them. The others I sent by email or through website contact forms.
Here’s who I contacted…
Sam Harris – Atheist, Philosopher, Neuroscientist
After watching his TED talk on morality (it’s great) and thinking about what he said, I thought I’d found some exceptions to his idea that the “well-being of conscious creatures” is/should be the sole basis of morality. [Read more...]