Philosophy: What is Blasphemy?

26 min

Available from January 23, 2017 at 12:00 am to March 23, 2017 at 11:59 pm

Paradoxically, blasphemy is not about God, but about the offence felt by the believer. Complaining of blasphemy is claiming insider knowledge of the thoughts of God; which perhaps is a blasphemy in and of itself? Raphaël Enthoven examines the nature of blasphemy in the company of the young and brilliant essayist Anastasia Colosimo.

Credits
  • Guest:Anastasia Colosimo
  • Director:Philippe Truffault
  • Country:France
  • Year:2016