Editor-in-Chief, The Philosophers' Magazine
Julian Baggini (www.julianbaggini.com) is the author of several books, including Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind, The Ego Trick and The Virtues of the Table (Granta). 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 Counterpoint, The Institute of Public Policy Research and Demos. He has also appeared as a character in two Alexander McCall-Smith novels. He is co-founder of The Philosophers’ Magazine (www.philosophersmag.com).
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