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Brief Bio:

Richard Carrier, Ph.D., is a philosopher and historian with degrees from Berkeley and Columbia, specializing in the contemporary philosophy of naturalism, and in Greco-Roman philosophy, science, and religion, including the origins of Christianity. He blogs and lectures worldwide, teaches courses online at The Secular Academy, and is the author of many books, including his defense of a naturalist worldview in Sense and Goodness without God, his academic case for the non-existence of Jesus in On the Historicity of Jesus, his work on historical methodology in Proving History, his study of ancient science in Science Education in the Early Roman Empire, his responses to 21st century Christian apologetics in Why I Am Not a Christian and Not the Impossible Faith, and an anthology of his papers on the subject of history in Hitler Homer Bible Christ. He has also authored chapters in many other books, and articles in magazines and academic journals, and on his namesake blog, covering subjects from politics and philosophy to feminism and polyamory. For more about Dr. Carrier and his work see www.richardcarrier.info.

Briefer Bio:

Richard Carrier has a Ph.D. in the history of philosophy from Columbia University, and is a published philosopher and historian, specializing in contemporary philosophy of naturalism, and in Greco-Roman philosophy, science, and religion, and the origins of Christianity. He blogs regularly, lectures for community groups worldwide, and teaches courses online. He is the author of many books including Sense and Goodness without God, On the Historicity of Jesus, and Proving History, as well as chapters in several anthologies and articles in academic journals. For more about Dr. Carrier and his work see www.richardcarrier.info.

Briefest Bio:

Richard Carrier is the author of Sense and Goodness without God, On the Historicity of Jesus, Proving History, and many other books, chapters, and articles. With a Ph.D. in ancient history from Columbia University, he now specializes in the modern philosophy of naturalism, the origins of Christianity, and the intellectual history of Greece and Rome. For more about him and his work visit www.richardcarrier.info.

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Publicity Photos: Use of the following images and text is granted to the press, and to sponsors at whose venue I’ve agreed to speak. Others must contact me for permission. These photographs were taken in my mid-30’s and early 40’s. To download, position your mouse over it and right-click or control-click. If you need higher-resolution for printing, position your mouse over the hyperlink beneath the image you want and do the same.

Richard Carrier writing on a chalkboard about Euhemerism.

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Richard Carrier at Caliveras National Park, 2011, looking out the window of a car in sunglasses, as seen from inside the car, including his reflection in the window.

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Richard Carrier at home, 2011. Looking out the window over a couch into the sunlight.

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Richard Carrier at CFI UK, 2012. Black and white. Smiling into the camera from the audience.

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Richard Carrier at Skepticon VI, 2013. In the middle of speaking and gesturing, with part of the text of a slide on the big screen behind him.

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Richard Carrier at Skepticon IV, 2011. Smiling to the side of the camera looking at the audience from the stage.

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Richard Carrier on Skype, 2014. Wearing headphones and looking into the camera, lit from the side.

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