President of the Oxford Muse Foundation and Amar Foundation for Refugees; Emeritus Fellow and former Dean of St Antony’s College (University of Oxford) and Professeur honoris causa at HEC Paris, Theodore Zeldin is the author of The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future; Conversation; An Intimate History of Humanity and A History of French Passions. Now as an Associate Fellow of Green-Templeton College Oxford, he is active in its Future of Work project. Zeldin has been elected a Fellow of the British Academy and of the Royal Society of Literature, and a member of the European Academy. He has been decorated as a Commander of the Order of the British Empire, a Commander of the Légion d’Honneur and a Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters of France, and with Britain’s top award for History, the Wolfson Prize.