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educator , Philosopher

Anthony Clifford Grayling, Zambian philosopher, educator. Fellow Research fellow, Leverhulme Trust, 1999, Jan Hus Visiting fellow, Czech Academy of Sciences, 1994, 1997, Visiting fellow, Chinese Academy Social Science, 1986. Member, pastchmn. June Fourth, London, 1989—2002; Fellow: Royal Society Arts, Royal Society Literature; member: Aristotelain Society (honorary secretary 1995—2001), Groucho Club, Beefsteak Club, Athenaeum Club.

Background

Grayling, Anthony Clifford was born on April 3, 1949 in Luanshya, Zambia. Son of Henry Clifford Grayling, Ursula Adelaide Grayling.

Education

Bachelor, London University, 1974. Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford University, 1981.

Career

Lecturer St. Anne's College, Oxford, England, 1984—1991. Reader Birkbeck College, University London, 1991—2001, professor, since 2002. Visiting professor Tokyo University, 1997.

Works

Membership

Member, pastchmn. June Fourth, London, 1989—2002. Fellow: Royal Society Arts, Royal Society Literature. Member: Aristotelain Society (honorary secretary 1995—2001), Groucho Club, Beefsteak Club, Athenaeum Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, classical music, theater, fine arts.

Connections

Life partner Katie Lucy Hickman. 1 child Madeleine.

father:
Henry Clifford Grayling Grayling

child:
Madeleine Grayling