Rémi Brague was born 1947, he is married and father of four children. He is professor emeritus of Medieval and Arabic philosophy at the University Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris I) and professor of philosophy of the European religions at the Ludwig- Maximilian University in Munich. He studied philosophy and classical languages at the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, and later Hebrew and Arabic. He taught philosophy for two years at the University of Burgundy (Dijon), and at the Sorbonne for twenty years. He has taught in Munich since 2002. He has been a visiting professor in Penn State, Boston (B.U. and B.C.), Lausanne, Milan, Pamplona. Rémi Brague has published “The future of the West” (Milan, 1998, 2005), “The wisdom of the world” (Soveria Mannelli, 2005), the On the God of the Christians (Milan, 2009), “Anchors in the sky” (Milan, 2012). Rémi Brague is a member of the Institut de France (Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques).