AGNES CALLARD is an associate professor of philosophy at the University of Chicago and the author of Aspiration: The Agency of Becoming (2018). She writes a monthly public philosophy column for The Point Magazine. Her writing has also appeared in the New York Times, The New Yorker, Boston Review, Liberties, and elsewhere. She lives in Chicago and is writing a book on Socrates's discovery of a conversational method of inquiry into life's fundamental questions.
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