Duke the Program In Literature

    Kenneth J. Surin
  • Kenneth J. Surin

  • Professor
  • Literature
  • 101F Science Building, Duke East Campus, Durham, NC 27708
  • Campus Box 90670
  • Phone: (919) 684-4364
  • Fax: (919) 684-3598
  • Overview

    (Ph.D. Birmingham, England, 1977) is Professor of Literature and Professor of Religion and Critical Theory. He trained initially as an analytical philosopher. His teaching areas include anglophone literatures outside England, philosophy (both analytical and continental), critical theory, marxism, state theory, and international political economy.
  • Specialties

    • Critical Theory
    • Comparative Philosophy
  • Research Description

    (Ph.D. Birmingham, England, 1977) is Professor of Literature and Professor of Religion and Critical Theory. He trained initially as an analytical philosopher. His teaching areas include anglophone literatures outside England, philosophy (both analytical and continental), critical theory, marxism, state theory, and international political economy.
  • Education

      • Ph.D.,
      • Theology and Philosophy,
      • University of Birmingham,
      • 1977
      • B.A.,
      • Philosophy,
      • University of Reading (England),
      • 1972
  • Recent Publications

      • KJ Surin.
      • "Empire Ten Years After: Much Gratitude, Some Reservations."
      • Theory and Event: an online journal of political theory
      • (2015)
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      • KJ Surin.
      • Review Essay of Grant Farred’s In Motion, at Rest.
      • Cultural Critique
      • (2015)
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      • KJ Surin.
      • "What I Learned from Stuart Hall."
      • Cultural Critique
      • (2015)
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      • KJ Surin.
      • "What Will It Take to Stop Israel? Truth and Justice."
      • The Other Journal: an Intersection of Theology and Culture
      • (2015)
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      • KJ Surin.
      • "1000 Political Subjects (Chinese translation)."
      • Theoretical Studies in Literature and Art (Wenyi lilun yanjiu)
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      • East China Normal University,
      • (2015)
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