James Tully is the Distinguished Professor of Political Science, Law, Philosophy, and Indigenous Governance at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada; and emeritus fellow the Trudeau Foundation. His books include An Approach to Political Philosophy: John Locke in Contexts (Cambridge University Press, 1992), Strange Multiplicity: Constitutionalism in an Age of Diversity (Cambridge University Press, 1995), Multinational Democracy (co-edited with Alain-G. Gagnon, Cambridge University Press, 2001), and Public Philosophy in a New Key, two volumes (Cambridge University Press, 2009). In 2010, he was awarded the Killam Prize for the Humanities, and Public Philosophy in a New Key was awarded the C.B. Macpherson Prize. He is currently studying new ways of practising participatory democracy.