David Egan has degrees in philosophy from Oxford (DPhil), the University of Toronto (MA), and Harvard (BA). He has taught philosophy and the humanities at a number of institutions in North America and the UK, including Oxford and the University of Chicago, and teaches online philosophy courses to the general public at eganphilosophy.com. He has written an academic monograph, The Pursuit of an Authentic Philosophy: Wittgenstein, Heidegger, and the Everyday, published by Oxford University Press, and has written for Aeon, Psyche, The Point, The New Statesman, and The Hedgehog Review, among other venues. He is also an award-winning playwright with plays professionally produced on both sides of the Atlantic. David lives in Vancouver, Canada.