David Edmonds is a philosopher and the author of many books, including The Murder of Professor Schlick, Would You Kill the Fat Man? and (with John Eidinow) the international best-seller Wittgenstein’s Poker. He has also co-written (with Hugh Fraser) a children’s book Undercover Robot.
He’s a Distinguished Research Fellow at Oxford University’s Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics . He is an ad hoc columnist for the Jewish Chronicle and he is a former contributing editor to Prospect Magazine.