Jean-Luc Nancy and Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe are Professors of Philosophy at the University of Strasbourg, France. They are the authors of The Literary Absolute, also published by SUNY Press. Nancy is also the author of The Inoperative Community. Lacoue-Labarthe authored Typography.
François Raffoul is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
David Pettigrew teaches philosophy at Southern Connecticut State University.