Associate Professor
Kirby Hall of Civil Rights - Room 101
(610) 330-5588
(610) 330-5397

Degrees

  • BA, University of Richmond, 1996
  • MA & Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1998 & 2006

Michael Feola is a political theorist who earned his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 2007.   Before arriving at Lafayette, he held teaching positions at Northwestern University, Stanford University, Duke University and Williams College.  He has published one book to date: The Powers of Sensibility: Aesthetic Politics through Adorno, Foucault, and Rancière (Northwestern University Press, 2018). His article-length work has appeared in a wide range of outlets, including Political Theory, Political Studies, Radical Philosophy Review, Philosophy and Social Criticism, Polity, Contemporary Political Theory, and European Journal of Political Theory.

Teaching  interests: Modern Political Theory; Politics and Economy; Critical Theory; Continental Political Theory; Politics and Aesthetics

Research interests: Modern Political Theory; Politics and Economy; Critical Theory; Continental Political Theory; Politics and Aesthetics