Culture 31 October 2010 In defence of philosophy Jonathan Derbyshire talks to Tariq Ali about Wittgenstein, Derek Jarman and the future of the humani Print HTML Ten days ago, the New Statesman and Verso Books collaborated on a screening of Derek Jarman's film Wittgenstein at Tate Modern. After the film was shown, the NS culture editor, Jonathan Derbyshire, talked to Jarman's producer Tariq Ali. A video of their conversation -- which covers the making of the film, Wittgenstein's place in 20th-century thought and the future of philosophy in this country -- can now be viewed on the Tate Modern website. › Obama’s odyssey Subscribe More Related articles If you don’t know what a Fwooper is by now, where have you been? Craig Oliver, Cameron's attack dog, finally bites Will playing a farting corpse allow Daniel Radcliffe to finally shake off his Hogwarts associations?