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Born in Brussels, Laurent is a public intellectual and philosopher, Professor of Legal Theory at Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He is the author of more than 20 award-winning books, translated into a dozen languages, notably Narcocapitalism, How to get rid of yourself, and, After Law. He has been visiting researcher and professor at universities all over the world.

FEATURED BOOK: After Law. Tr. Barnaby Norman, Polity, 2021. Law is the most sacred fetish of our time. From radicals to conservatives, there is no militant, activist or thinker who would consider doing without it. But the history of our fascination with law is long and complex.

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