Reader in Philosophy.

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Dr William Large has a BA, MA and PhD from the University of EssWill Largeex. He has taught at University College Plymouth, St Mark and St John, University of Exeter, Open University, University of Essex, University of Cambridge and Anglia Ruskin University. He is the author of one research monograph Ethics and the Ambiguity of Writing: Emmanuel Levinas and Maurice Blanchot, (Clinamen, 2005) and two textbooks, Maurice Blanchot [co-authored] (Routledge, 2001) and Heidegger’s Being and Time (Edinburgh University Press, 2007). His articles have appeared in The Journal of the British Society of PhenomenologyTheology & SexualityTextual PracticeLiterature and PhilosophyThe Journal of Nietzsche StudiesAngelakiJournal of Cultural Research and The Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory. He was also special editor of the Parallax issue on Maurice Blanchot. He was elected by the trustees as a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts in 2009 for his contribution to philosophy in the UK and in particular the RAE. In 2010, he was also elected President of the British Society of Phenomenology.

His interests are in Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Aesthetics, and Political Theory.

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