About This Site

Stoicism is the ancient philosophy for living that I describe in my Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy (Oxford University Press, 2008). Since writing that book, I have given much more thought to the application of Stoic advice to the problems that arise in modern living. In this blog, I share my thoughts with anyone who, like myself, wants to live the life of a 21st century Stoic.

About the author: William B. Irvine is professor of philosophy at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, where he also teaches and coaches rowing on the Great Miami River.

Author website: williambirvine.com 

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