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StevenConnor

Steven Connor is Grace 2 Professor of English Emeritus in the University of Cambridge, and an Emeritus Fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge.

His most recent books are The Madness of Knowledge: On Wisdom, Ignorance and Fantasies of Knowing (London: Reaktion/Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2019) and Giving Way: Thoughts on Unappreciated Dispositions (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019).

He has three books forthcoming. A History of Asking, a book about begging, praying, wooing, suing, wishing and other forms of petition, is forthcoming from Open Humanities Press, Dreamwork: Why All Work is Imaginary from Reaktion, and Styles of Seriousness from Stanford University Press.