Arash Abizadeh

Arash Abizadeh received his MPhil from Oxford as a Rhodes scholar and his PhD from Harvard, and is currently Professor in the Department of Political Science and Associate Member of the Department of Philosophy at McGill University in Montreal. In addition to numerous journal articles on Hobbes, he has recently published a prize-winning monograph with Cambridge University Press called Hobbes and the Two Faces of Ethics. Beyond his work in the history of philosophy, Abizadeh’s research also focuses on contemporary democratic theory, questions of identity, nationalism, and cosmopolitanism, migration and border control, and social and political power.

Interviews with Arash Abizadeh