Emar Maier
Assistant Professor, University of Groningen

Emar Maier is an assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.

Written by Emar Maier

Moved by fictions: Greta Garbo in Anna Karenina (1935). Photo by Bettmann/Getty

Essay/
Philosophy of language
Making up stuff

A novel, by definition, tells a fictional story – but does that make its author a liar? On the space between stories and lies

Emar Maier