René ten Bos (NL)

René ten Bos (1959) is a Dutch philosopher and columnist. He is professor of philosophy at the Faculty of Management Sciences at Radboud University (Nijmegen, Netherlands).He is known as an idiosyncratic thinker. Contrary and provocative, he sets aside common ideas and offers a broad and critical perspective in an accessible way. From 2017 to 2019 he was ‘Ambassador of philosophy in the Netherlands’ (so called ‘Denker des Vaderlands’ in Dutch); an honorary title granted for two years. Ten Bos published several books. Among those ‘’Wandering in(to) the anthropocene’ (being the translation of the Dutch edition ‘Dwalen in het antropoceen’) in 2017, and ‘Meteosphie (being the translation of the Dutch edition ‘Meteosofie’) in 2021.