Etienne Balibar


Etienne Balibar is a French philosopher and a professor at Columbia University. His publications in English include: Reading Capital (with Louis Althusser and al., Verso, 1965); Race, Nation, Class (with Immanuel Wallerstein, Verso, 1988); We, The People of Europe? Reflections on Transnational Citizenship (Princeton University Press, 2003); The Philosophy of Marx (Verso, 2007);  Identity and Difference: John Locke and the Invention of Consciousness (Verso, 2013); Equaliberty: Political Essays (Verso, 2013); and Citizenship (Polity Press, 2015). Professor Balibar is currently teaching a seminar on Foucault’s criticisms of Marxism at Columbia University. He is also Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at Université Paris-Nanterre and Emeritus Professor of Humanities at UC Irvine.