Associate Professor of Philosophy
MA Boston University 1997
Ph.D. Boston University 2002
Areas of Expertise
- German Idealism
- Philosophy of Art
- Social and Political Philosophy
- Contemporary Ethics
Courses Currently Teaching
|PL113 A||Central Philosophical Issues: On Being Human|
|PL201 A||Philosophy Colloquium I|
|PL202 A||Philosophy Colloquium II|
|PL232 A||History of Modern Philosophy|
|PL234 A||Philosophy and Art|
|PL337 A||Philosophy of Humor|
|PL359 A||19th-Century Philosophy|
Hegel on Political Identity: Patriotism, Nationality, Cosmopolitanism (Northwestern University Press, 2011).
"Philosophy of History." In Hegel: Key Concepts. Edited by Michael Baur. Durham: Acumen Publishing, 2014.
"A Hegelian Approach to Global Poverty." In Hegel and Global Justice. Edited by Andrew Buchwalter. New York: Springer, 2012 (131-154).
"An Unrelieved Heart: Hegel, Tragedy, and Schiller's 'Wallenstein'." New German Critique 113 (2011): 1-23.
"Grasping the 'Raw I': Race and Tragedy in Philip Roth's 'The Human Stain'." Expositions: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities 2, no. 2 (2008): 27-46.
"Commitments of a Divided Self: Narrative, Change and Autonomy in Korsgaard's Ethics." European Journal of Analytic Philosophy 4, no. 1 (2008): 27-46.
"History and Patriotism in Hegel's Rechtsphilosophie." History of Political Thought 28, no. 3 (2007): 496-519.
"Inheriting, Earning and Owning: The Source of Practical Identity in Hegel's 'Anthropology'." The Own of Minerva: Journal of the Hegel Society of America 34, no. 2 (2003): 139-170.
"Fight, Flight or Respect? First Encounters of the Other in Kant and Hegel." History of Philosophy Quarterly 19, no. 4 (2002): 381-400.
Annual Humanities Theme "Reflections of Terrorism"
Annual Humanities Theme "Comedy, Seriously"
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