Portrait of A.C. Grayling

A.C. Grayling

A.C. Grayling is Professor of Philosophy at and Master of the New College of the Humanities, London. Among his recent books are Towards the Light: The Story of the Struggle for Liberty and Rights that Made the Modern West, Liberty in the Age of Terror, The Good Book: A Secular Bible and The God Argument

He has been a regular contributor to The TimesFinancial TimesObserverIndependent on SundayEconomistLiterary ReviewNew Statesman and Prospect, and is a frequent and popular contributor to radio and television programmes, including NewsnightTodayIn Our TimeStart the Week, and CNN News. He believes that philosophy should take an active, useful role in society and is a prolific author, whose books include philosophy, ethics, biography, history, drama and essays.