Edward Baring (PhD, Harvard University) specializes in twentieth-century intellectual life. A 2015 Guggenheim Fellow, Baring is also the author of The Young Derrida, which won the Morris D. Forkosch Prize awarded by the Journal of the History of Ideas for the best book in intellectual history. With Peter. E. Gordon he edited The Trace of God: Derrida and Religion (Fordham University Press, 2014). In addition, he has published a number of articles in Critical Inquiry, Modern Intellectual History, Journal of the History of Ideas and New German Critique among others. His 2014 article “Ne me raconte plus d’histoires: Derrida and the Problem of the History of Philosophy,” in History and Theory, was the joint winner of the Society for French Studies Malcolm Bowie Prize for the best article by an early-career researcher in French. His work has been funded by the ACLS, the Mellon Foundation, the NEH and the American Philosophical Society.