Associate Professor of Philosophy at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH, Max Latona received his B.A. from Canisius College (Buffalo, NY) in 1993, and his doctorate in Philosophy from Boston College in 2001. He is published in several prominent journals in his field, and is the recipient of numerous awards, including the American Catholic Philosophical Association's Young Scholar Award (2004), Manchester Union Leader's "40-Under-40" Designation (2007), and (twice) the Saint Anselm College Abbot Gerald McCarthy O.S.B. Faculty Member of the Year Award (2006, 2008). Max Latona is also a facilitator for a federally funded initiative at Saint Anselm College entitled "Learning Liberty," which is concerned, in part, with enhancing civic engagement among students in higher education. He has also played soccer since a youth, coached youth soccer for 10 years, and served as a member of the Board of Directors of Tritown Youth Competitive Soccer for three years.