parrhesia - a journal of critical philosophy

Established in 2006, PARRHESIA: A JOURNAL OF CRITICAL PHILOSOPHY is dedicated to publishing the latest work on continental philosophy, along with new translations and interviews with contemporary thinkers.


PARRHESIA is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License. The full license is available here. It broadly states that the copyright for the pieces published in PARRHESIA remain with the author, while first publication rights belong to PARRHESIA. The contents of PARRHESIA are free for any and all to use in educational and non-commercial settings as long as their source is properly attributed.


PARRHESIA is a part of the Open Humanities Press, an international open access publishing collective whose mission is to make leading works of contemporary critical thought freely available worldwide.


All pieces published in the ESSAY and REVIEW ESSAY sections of PARRHESIA are double blind peer-reviewed. Each year, PARRHESIA publishes a special issue dedicated to the proceedings of the Australasian Society of Continental Philosophy.


Note that the Editorial Board of PARRHESIA does not necessarily condone the views held by its authors outside of what is published in its pages.


The ongoing publication of the journal is supported by the Melbourne School of Continental Philosophy, and Philosophy at the University of Dundee.


Our ISSN is 1834-3287.


For general enquiries, email, If you wish to submit articles for publication, or offer interviews, translations or reviews, please take careful note of the information on our submissions page.