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2024 Spring Visiting Scholar in Conservative Thought and Policy • 2023 Fall Sabbatical Fellow
Benson Center for the Study of Western Civilization

Brandon Warmke is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Bowling Green State University. He has published widely in moral, social, and political philosophy, including papers on public discourse, forgiveness, free will and moral responsibility, virtue ethics, social morality, and conservatism. With Justin Tosi, he is the author of Grandstanding: The Use and Abuse of Moral Talk (Oxford, 2020) and Why It’s OK to Mind Your Own Business (Routledge, 2023). He also co-edited Forgiveness and Its Moral Dimensions (Oxford, 2021). He is currently writing a book on conservative political philosophy. He has written for CNN and MarketWatch, and his work has been featured by The Atlantic, New York Times Magazine, HuffPost, Scientific American, Forbes, Vox, Commentary Magazine, and The Guardian.