Kelly James Clark, Ph.D. (University of Notre Dame), is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Ibn Haldun University in Istanbul. He previously held appointments at Grand Valley State University, Calvin College and Gordon College. He has also held visiting appointments at Oxford University, the University of St. Andrews and the University of Notre Dame. He is the author, editor, or co-author of more than thirty books including Strangers, Neighbors, Friends: Muslim-Christian-Jewish Reflections on Compassion and Peace, Abraham’s Children: Liberty and Tolerance in an Age of Religious Conflict, Religion and the Sciences of Origins, Return to Reason, The Story of Ethics, When Faith Is Not Enough, and 101 Key Philosophical Terms of Their Importance for Theology. His The Books of Love: the insistence of Love in the Abrahamic traditions is forthcoming. For over two decades Kelly has directed international projects that seek to build bridges across wide cultural divides.