School: Temple University
Year: 6th (ADB)
General Research Interests: Social and Political Philosophy, Comparative Political Theory, Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Existence, Comparative Philosophy, Aesthetics
Relevant Research topics: constituent power, sovereignty, violence, freedom, popular struggles, constitutional theory, radical democracy, democratic transition. I’m working for my dissertation project on revolution in the context of decolonization and political violence (especially in the thought of Hannah Arendt, Frantz Fanon, and M. K. Gandhi) and the Arab Uprisings (especially Egypt).