Charles Taliaferro

Charles Taliaferro
Born August 25th, 1952
New York City, New York
Era 21st-century philosophy
Region Western Philosophy
Main interests
Philosophy of religion, aesthetics, religion, philosophy of mind, ideal observer theory

Charles Taliaferro is an American philosopher specializing in Theology and Philosophy of Religion. He is a Professor of Philosophy at St. Olaf College, a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Faithful Research, and a member of the Royal Institute of Philosophy. He is the author, co-author, editor, or co-editor of twenty books, most recently The Image in Mind; Theism, Naturalism and the Imagination, co-authored with the American artist Jil Evans. He has been a visiting scholar or guest lecturer at a large number of universities, including Brown, Cambridge, Notre Dame, Oxford, Princeton, and the University of Chicago.[1][2][3]


Taliaferro received his Ph.D. and M.A. from Brown University, his M.T.S. at Harvard University, a M.A. at University of Rhode Island, and a B.A. from Goddard College.

Selected Works


  1. "Charles Taliaferro". Bethel College. Retrieved 2013-06-03.
  2. "Charles Taliaferro". Evengelical Philosophical Society. Retrieved 2013-06-03.
  3. "Charles Taliaferro". The Independent Institute. Retrieved 2013-06-03.

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