Kurtul Gülenç is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University. He was educated at Bogazici University, where he completed his undergraduate programme in Philosophy and received his MA degree again in Philosophy. He received his PhD at Hacettepe University. His research interests include ethics; history of social and political philosophy; theory of freedom; disputes on democracy; philosophy and sociology of law (especially Critical legal theory); and Critical Theory. He has published many books, articles, contributed chapters to edited books. His book reviews, commentary and translation have appeared in different journals. He has been the co-editor (with Özlem Duva) of a book, Yargıya Felsefeyle Bakmak (Yapı Kredi Yayınları Yayınları, 2016).