Conor Farrington is a novelist, freelance writer, and Cambridge academic.

Following degrees at St Andrews and Edinburgh and a PhD at Cambridge, his current research explores the philosophical and sociological implications of new medical technologies. In addition to his academic publications, he has written on literary and musical topics for a range of journals including the Times Literary Supplement, Lancet Psychiatry, Science, and Pianist magazine.

Follow him on Twitter at @conorfarrington