Dr Julian Baggini is the author, co-author or editor of over 20 books including How the World Thinks, The Ego Trick (both Granta), The Edge of Reason (Yale University Press) and, most recently, The Great Guide: What David Hume Can Teach Us about Being Human and Living Well (Princeton University Press). He was the founding editor of The Philosophers’ Magazine and has written for numerous newspapers and magazines, as well as for the think tanks The Institute of Public Policy Research, Demos and Counterpoint. He was Academic Director of the Royal Institute of Philosophy from 2019-2022, is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Kent and has been a member of the Food Ethics Council since 2016.
What, if anything, makes you the same person over time? Are you the same person as the baby assigned your name at birth? What makes you the same? Join us in Oxford or online to explore one of the most puzzling areas in philosophy.