This guy. Who usually has a friendlier face, like so:
“is an American philosopher, writer and cognitive scientist whose research centers on the philosophy of mind, philosophy of science and philosophy of biology, particularly as those fields relate to evolutionary biology and cognitive science.”
Short, to the point.
But what you really want is this:
Wherein lies a beautiful immersion into what is most important. It will also give you a good feel for the field and to his work in general.
Then there was free will:
Long and challenging:
What you really want:
Then there were memes and religion:
Ted size memes:
Ted size religions:
What you want for religions:
There is no Intelligent mind who reaps no harvest from Dennett.
Here is his wiki:
There are many more videos and BOOKS.
Also his work with Hofstadter is Impeccable:
Go, go. Look.