Richard Sorabji
Honorary Fellow, Wolfson College, University of Oxford

Richard Sorabji is honorary fellow of Wolfson College at the University of Oxford and emeritus professor at King’s College London. He received a knighthood in 2014 and has written 17 books, including Gandhi and the Stoics: Modern Experiments on Ancient Values (2012), and edited more than 100 books and volumes.

Written by Richard Sorabji

Gandhi greets people through the window of a train, 1940. Photo by Dinodia Photos/Getty

History of ideas
Gandhi the philosopher

Better known as the face of non-violent protest, Gandhi was also a surprising, subtle philosopher in the Stoic tradition

Richard Sorabji