Lode Lauwaert (b. 1981) studied psychology and philosophy, and published ‘Marquis de Sade. Essays on Ethics and Clinics, Literature and Nature’ in 2014, which will be released in English by Edinburgh University Press in 2018. He works at the University of Leuven’s Institute of Philosophy, where he conducts research into violence and lectures philosophy of technology to engineers. He also often lectures to a wide audience. One of his side interests is the philosophy of football.
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