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Susan Dianne Brophy
Assistant Professor
519-884-8111 x 28284
Educational Background:

B.A.

Carleton University

 

M.A.

Carleton University

 

Ph.D.

York University

Research Interests:

history of law in relation to capitalism
liberal democratic state law and authority
politico-legal subjectivity
anticolonialist methodology and analysis
idealist vs. materialist approaches to law

Research Activity:

The Emancipatory Praxis of Ukrainian Canadians (1891-1919) and the Necessity of a Situated Critique (forthcoming, spring 2016). Labour/Le travail: Journal of Canadian Labour Studies.

Agamben and the Political Act: Traces of a Regressive Logic (December 2015). Constellations: An International Journal of Critical and Democratic Theory. 22(4): 555-570.

Meaningless Authenticity: The Ethical Subject in Agamben’s Early Works (August 2015). Critical Horizons: A Journal of Philosophy and Social Theory. 16(3): 1-18.

Freedom, Law, and the Colonial Project (February 2013). Law and Critique. 24.1: 39-61.

Lawless Sovereignty: Challenging the State of Exception (June 2009). Journal of Social and Legal Studies. 18.2: 199-220.