A C Grayling is a philosopher and writer. He is Master of the New College of the Humanities and a Supernumerary Fellow of St Anne's College, Oxford. Previously he was Professor of Philosophy at Birkbeck College, University of London. He has written and edited over 30 books on philosophy and other subjects; most recently The God Argument and The Good Book. He writes the Thinking Read column for the Barnes and Noble Review in New York; is the Editor of Online Review London, and a Contributing Editor of Prospect magazine. He is also a frequent contributor to a number of publications and BBC radio shows. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.