Massimo Pigliucci

Professor of Philosophy, City College and City University of New York

Massimo Pigliucci is an author, blogger, podcaster, as well as the K D Irani Professor of Philosophy at the City College of New York. His academic work is in evolutionary biology, philosophy of science, the nature of pseudoscience, and practical philosophy. His books include How to Be a Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy to Live a Modern Life (Basic Books, 2017) and Nonsense on Stilts: How to Tell Science from Bunk (University of Chicago Press, 2nd ed, 2018). His most recent book is Think like a Stoic: Ancient Wisdom for Today’s World (Teaching Company / Audible, 2021). More by Massimo at