Alan Stone is a graduate of Harvard University (1950) and Yale Medical School (1955). Professor Stone is the Touroff-Glueck Professor of Law and Psychiatry in the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Medicine, Harvard University, Emeritus. He has been a Guggenheim Fellow, a Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences, and the Tanner Lecturer at Stanford University. At Harvard, he has been a Fellow of the Interfaculty Mind Brain and Behavior Group. He served as President of the American Psychiatric Association. Professor Stone is the author of several books, many book chapters, and numerous articles. A collection of his film reviews, Movies and the Moral Adventure of Life, was published in 2007.