Costica Bradatan

Costica Bradatan is a research fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study (NIAS) in Amsterdam. He is Professor of Humanities at Texas Tech University and the author of Dying for Ideas (Bloomsbury, 2018; published by Ten Have as Sterven voor een idee) and In Praise of Failure (Harvard University Press, 2023). He is also the Philosophy/Religion editor of the Los Angeles Review of Books (LARB) and writes regularly for such venues as New York Times, Washington Post, TLS, Literary Review, Commonweal, and Aeon.