Dr Mihail Evans is Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies, NEC in Bucharest. He is a graduate of the Universities of Wales, Nottingham and Oxford. He has taught for the Stanford University Centre in Oxford and for Oxford University's OPUS programme for visiting American undergraduates. His doctoral thesis was entitled 'Jacques Derrida - A Politics'. His current interests include democracy, the philosophical study of nationalism and identity, the philosophy of sexuality and medicine as well as the interface of philosophy and historiography.