Santiago Zabala is ICREA Research Professor of Philosophy at the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona. His latest books are 'Being at Large. Freedom i... n the Age of Alternative Facts' (2020) and 'Why Only Art Can Save Us' (2017). His webpage is www.santiagozabala.com.
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