Im Roderick T. Long, Professor of Philosophy at Auburn University; President of the Molinari Institute and Molinari Society; a Senior Fellow of the Center for a Stateless Society; a Senior Scholar of the Ludwig von Mises Institute; editor of The Industrial Radical and Molinari Review; co-editor of the Journal of Ayn Rand Studies and Anarchism/Minarchism: Is a Government Part of a Free Country?; co-founder (more or less) of the Alliance of the Libertarian Left; author of Reason and Value: Aristotle versus Rand (2000) and Wittgenstein, Austrian Economics, and the Logic of Action (forthcoming from Routledge); a member of the boards of the Free Nation Foundation and the Libertarian Nation Foundation, and of the advisory boards of the the Center for the Study of Innovative Freedom and the Institute for Objectivist Studies; past member of the board of the Foundation for a Democratic Society; past editor of the Journal of Libertarian Studies and Formulations; and past president of the Alabama Philosophical Society. I received my philosophical training at Harvard (A.B. 1985) and Cornell (Ph.D. 1992) and have taught at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the University of Michigan. I’m an Aristotelean/Wittgensteinian in philosophy and a left-libertarian market anarchist in social theory. (More about me here.) This blog, Austro-Athenian Empire, is a continuation of my earlier blog, archived here. I also blog regularly on politics at Bleeding Heart Libertarians, and on science fiction at Amok Mind, Danger Number, Diabolical Masterminds, and Yellow Brick Meat Garden. In the past I have have blogged at Liberty & Power, Art of the Possible, and Public Reason. My Patreon pages are here and here.