Erman Kaplama is currently lecturing in philosophy, ethics, and governance at the University of the South Pacific. He was previously the Head of School of Social Sciences and Assistant Professor at Fiji National University. He holds a PhD in Philosophy from the University of London’s Birkbeck College, an MSc in Political Theory from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a BA in Political Science from Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey. He is the author of Cosmological Aesthetics through the Kantian Sublime and Nietzschean Dionysian.