Julian Baggini is a journalist and philosopher who studies the complexities of personal identity. He is the editor-in-chief of the Philosophers' Magazine.
Why you should listen to him:
Julian Baggini is the author of several books including Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind
and The Ego Trick
, as well as the recent Really, Really Big Questions about Faith.
He has written for numerous newspapers and magazines including the Guardian
, the Financial Times, Prospect
and the New Statesman
, as well as for the think tanks The Institute of Public Policy Research and Demos. He is founding editor of The Philosophers’ Magazine
. He has been writer-in-residence for the National Trust at the White Cliffs of Dover and philosopher-in-residence at the Cheltenham Literature Festival and Wellington College. He has also appeared as a cameo in two Alexander McCall-Smith novels.
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