Is a hole a real thing, or just a place where something isn’t?
You just can't beat a bit of philosophical writing which features ontological parsimony, the centres out of doughnuts and Madonna!
Suki Finn, local philosophy badass, has written another amazing piece for Aeon! Exclusive fact: we have insider info that the first draft had the word "bumholes" in the first line.
Suki Finn on the metaphysics of holes - one of my favourite short philosophical pieces in ⁦
It's been four days since I read this Suki Finn/ essay on whether holes are things that exist, or are merely the absence of something, and my brain is still going haywire. And I almost scored first class honours on my philosophy degree.
What’s in a hole? Suki Finn ⁦
This type of stuff is always good for when people ask about philosophers think about: "Is a hole a real thing, or just a place where something isn’t?"
Is a hole a real thing, or just a place where something isn’t? – via It seems the metaphysics of holes can be super interesting.
The philosophy of holes - probably a gap in your knowledge Suki Finn ⁦
ICYMI: Suki Finn on the metaphysics of holes
Are holes things? ⁦
Is a hole a real thing, or just a place where something isn’t? –
“We come into this world through holes.” Suki Finn
i don't think we should talk about this: prove me wrong
The ontology of holes
Now here's an interesting question
This piece is peak Aeon!