Mitch Green is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Virginia, where he has taught since 1993. His research concerns the nature of cognition and emotion, and the relation of both to communication in our own species and in others. He has published "Engaging Philosophy: A Brief Introduction", and "Self-Expression", and has co-edited "Moore's Paradox: New Essays on Belief, Rationality and the First Person". He has held grants or fellowships from the American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Humanities Center, the Andrew Mellon Foundation, and the National Science Foundation. He is also founder and director of Project High-Phi , which supports philosophical inquiry in America's high schools.