Professor Letson teaches courses, in ethics, bioethics, modern and contemporary philosophy, and Asian philosophy. He is the author of Davidson’s Theory of Truth and its Implications for Rorty’s Pragmatism and a chapter in Football and Philosophy. He is particularly interested in the work of Alasdair MacIntyre and Zen Buddhism.


“Feel the Big Mo’” in Football and Philosophy

Upcoming Research:

I am currently working on a book about Zen Buddhism.

Educational Background

  • B.A., Emory and Henry College
  • M.A., Vanderbilt University
  • Ph.D., Vanderbilt University