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AC Grayling

United Kingdom

AC Grayling is Master of the New College of the Humanities, UK. He has written and edited numerous works of philosophy and is the author of biographies of Descartes and William Hazlitt. He believes that philosophy should take an active, useful role in society. He has been a regular contributor to The Times, Financial Times, Observer, Independent on Sunday, Economist, Literary Review, New Statesman. He returns to Adelaide with his new book, Democracy and its Crisis.

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  • Democracy and Its Crisis

    Prompted by Brexit and the US election, A. C. Grayling considered why the institutions of democracy are seemingly unable to protect themselves.

  • Democracy and Populism

    A wide-ranging conversation on democracy at home and abroad.