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Bernardo Zacka & Duncan Bell, Political Theory and Architecture

November 19, 2021 at 11:00am12:30pm EST

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Genealogy in the Humanities invites you to an ‘author-meets-readers’ seminar with Professors Bernardo Zacka (MIT) and Duncan Bell (Cambridge) on the topic of their book, Political Theory and Architecture (Bloomsbury, 2020).

Professor Zacka is a political theorist with an interest in ethnographic methods. His research focuses on the normative challenges that arise in the course of public policy implementation. He is the author of When the State Meets the Street: Public Service and Moral Agency (Harvard University Press, 2017).

Professor Bell is Professor of Political Thought and International Relations and a Fellow of Christ’s College. His primary research interests are in the history of modern political thought and contemporary (international) political theory. His most recent book is Dreamworlds of Race: Empire and the Utopian Destiny of Anglo-America (Princeton University Press, 2020).

The seminar is open to faculty and graduate students. Readings will be made available for registered seminar participants. There are limited gratis paperback copies of Political Theory and Architecture for participating Cornell University and Syracuse University graduate students. If you are interested in receiving a copy, please contact Verena Erlenbusch-Anderson at

This event was published on September 9, 2021.

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