Contributions: Gil Anidjar
Gil Anidjar is Associate Professor of Middle Eastern Studies and Religion at Columbia
University. He is the author of: Semites: Race, Religion, Literature (2008); The Jew, the Arab: A History of the Enemy (2003); and Our Place in al-Andalus’: Kabbalah, Philosophy, Literature in Arab Jewish Letters (2002)..
Contributions: Étienne Balibar
Étienne Balibar is Professor Emeritus of Moral and Political Philosophy at Université de Paris X–Nanterre and Anniversary Chair of Contemporary European Philosophy at Kingston University. He is author of Reading Capital (with Louis Althusser [Verso, 1965]), and his most recent books include Equaliberty (Duke University Press, 2014), Violence and Civility (Columbia University Press, 2015), Citizen Subject: Foundations for Philosophical Anthropology (Fordham University Press, 2016), and Secularism and Cosmopolitanism: Critical Hypotheses on Religion and Politics (Columbia University Press, 2018).
Contributions: J. M. Bernstein
J. M. Bernstein is University Distinguished Professor in Philosophy at The New School for Social Research in New York City.
Contributions: Akeel Bilgrami
Contributions: Jean L. Cohen
Contributions: Joan Copjec
Contributions: Stathis Gourgouris
Stathis Gourgouris is Professor of Classics, English, and Comparative Literature and Director of the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University He is the author of Dream Nation: Enlightenment, Colonization and the Institution of Modern Greece and Does Literature Think? Literature as Theory for an Antimythical Era and editor of Freud and Fundamentalism (Fordham).
Contributions: Andreas Kalyvas
Contributions: Jacques Lezra
Jacques Lezra is Professor and Chair of Hispanic Studies at the University of California, Riverside. His books include Untranslating Machines: A Genealogy for the Ends of Global Thought; Wild Materialism: The Ethic of Terror and the Modern Republic (translated into Spanish and Chinese); and Unspeakable Subjects: The Genealogy of the Event in Early Modern Europe. With Emily Apter and Michael Wood, he is the co-editor of Barbara Cassin's Dictionary of Untranslatables.
Contributions: Adi Ophir
Adi Ophir is Professor Emeritus at Tel Aviv University and a Visiting Professor at the Cogut Center for the Humanities and the Program for Middle East Studies at Brown University.
Contributions: Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak
Contributions: Ann Laura Stoler
Ann Laura Stoler is Willy Brandt Distinguished University Professor of Anthropology and Historical Studies at The New School for Social Research. Stoler is the director of the Institute for Critical Social Inquiry. She taught at the University of Michigan from 1989-2003 and has been at the New School for Social Research since 2004, where she was the founding chair of its revitalized Anthropology Department.