John Lotherington

Salzburg Global Seminar, United Kingdom

John Lotherington is a program director at Salzburg Global Seminar and chair of the Foundation for Democracy and Sustainable Development and a Governor of Goodenough College, London, UK. Prior to that, he was director of the 21st Century Trust in London, which merged with Salzburg Global Seminar in 2009. John began his career in history education and maintains an interest in that area. His publications as editor and author include The Communications Revolution; Years of Renewal: European History 1470 to 1600; The Seven Ages of Life; The Tudor Years; introductions to The Florentine Histories by Niccolò Machiavelli, The Book of the Courtier by Baldassare Castiglione, and Inferno by Dante.