Steven Connor is Director of CRASSH and Grace 2 Professor of English in the University of Cambridge. He is a Fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge.

His most recent books are Living By Numbers: In Defence of Quantity (London: Reaktion/Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2016), Dream Machines (London: Open Humanities Press, 2017) and The Madness of Knowledge: On Wisdom, Ignorance and Fantasies of Knowing (2019). Giving Way: Thoughts on Unappreciated Dispositions will appear from Stanford University Press in October 2019.