Seb Falk is a Research Fellow at Girton College, the University of Cambridge. He worked for the UK Civil Service and as a teacher after studying at Oxford, and then took his M.Phil and Ph.D. at Cambridge. He was named a New Generation Thinker by the BBC for 2016–17.
He has a particular interest in the history of science in the late middle ages, and is now preparing his first book, The Light Ages, for Allen Lane / Penguin in the UK and W. W. Norton in the US.
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