Dr. Damon Young

Young, Damon

Dr. Damon Young is a philosopher and writer. He is the author of DistractionPhilosophy in the Garden, and the recently published How to Think About Exercise. His books have been published in Australia and abroad, and translated into various languages. Young is also the author of two children’s books: My Nanna is a Ninja and My Pop is a Pirate. He recently won the AAP media prize for his work as a public intellectual. Young also played a Mafia thug in a Jackie Chan film. His visit to China is supported by the Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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