Talks

“Populism and Democratic Identification”

CGCC Summer Institute: Politics and Rhetoric of New Populisms
Northwestern University, July 17-20, 2017

“Donald Trump’s ‘Populism’”

Conference: Prospects for American Democracy in the Age of Trump

Cornell University Law School, March 18, 2017

“Democratic Theory and Disembodiment,”

Conference: The Crisis of Collectivity
Northwestern University, November 4, 2016
“Democratic Heroism,”

Moral, Political, and Legal Theory Workshop
University of California,   Berkeley, March 4, 2016
“The Poetry of the Barricades,”

Political Theory Workshop

Hunter College, February 17, 2016

“Publius and Prerogative,”
Conference: The Federalist in the 21st Century
University of Texas Law School, January 22-23, 2016
“Tocqueville’s Religious Dread,”
Political Philosophy Workshop
Brown University, November 12, 2015
“Tocqueville’s Religious Dread,”
Political Theory Workshop
Columbia University, October 7, 2015
“The Poetry and Politics of Langston Hughes,”
Conference: African American Political Thought: Past and Present
University of California, Los Angeles, May 14-17, 2015
Conference: Political Concepts
Columbia University, March 6-7, 2015
“The Poetry of the Barricades,”
Political Theory Workshop
CUNY Graduate Center, February 2015
Roundtable: “Radical Democracy In America: Recent Works by Jason Frank”

Lawrie Balfour (University of Virginia)Susan McWilliams (Pomona College)Andrew Murphy (Rutgers University)

Jack Turner (University of Washington)

George Shulman (New York University)

Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association

Washington, D.C., August 2014

 

“The Lyre of Orpheus: Aesthetics and Authority in Melville’s Billy Budd,”
Center for Global Culture and Communication
Northwestern University, December 4, 2012
Conference: “Tragic Vision, Democratic Hope: A Conference in Honor of J. Peter Euben,”
Duke University, November 9-10, 2012
“Delightful Horror: Edmund Burke and the Aesthetics of Democratic Revolution,”
Political Theory Colloquium
University of California, Los Angeles, October 2011
“Delightful Horror: Edmund Burke and the Aesthetics of Democratic Revolution,”
Political Theory Workshop
University of Pennsylvania, March 2011