In Theory co-host Disha Karnad Jani interviews Jessica Whyte, Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of New South Whales, about her new book, Morals of the Market: Human Rights and the Rise of Neoliberalism (Verso: 2019).
In Theory co-host Disha Karnad Jani interviews Vincent Brown, the Charles Warren Professor of American History and Professor of African and African American Studies at Harvard University, about his new book, Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War (Belknap Press of Harvard University Press: 2020).
In Theory co-host Simon Brown interviews Alexander Zevin, an assistant professor of history at the City University of New York, about his new book, Liberalism at Large: The World According to the Economist (Verso, 2019).
In Theory co-host Simon Brown interviews K. Healan Gaston, Lecturer in American Religious History and Ethics at Harvard Divinity School, about her new book, Imagining Judeo-Christian America: Religion, Secularism, and the Redefinition of Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 2019).
You can find her article, “Reinscribing Religious Authenticity: Religion, Secularism, and the Perspectival Character of Intellectual History” in Andrew Hartman and Raymond Haberski, Jr., eds., American Labyrinth: Intellectual History for Complicated Times (Cornell University Press, 2018).
You can read Udi Greenberg’s review, “The Right’s ‘Judeo-Christian’ Fixation,” in The New Republic.
Sarah Pickman, a PhD candidate at Yale University, speaks with Michael Robinson, a professor of history at Hillyer College, University of Hartford, about history and podcasting. Robinson started his blog and associated podcast, Time to Eat the Dogs, in 2008, and has used it as a platform to interview scholars about their work in the history of science and exploration.
In Theory co-host Disha Karnad Jani interviews Durba Mitra, Assistant Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality and Carol K. Pforzheimer Assistant Professor at the Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University, about her new book, Indian Sex Life: Sexuality and the Colonial Origins of Modern Social Thought (Princeton University Press, 2020).