Image

About Daniel Russo

Daniel Russo is currently a doctoral student at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill researching the historical-material intersection between enlightenment, revolutionary, and postmodernist thought. He teaches Interpersonal and Organizational Communication and assists for Rhetoric and Public Issues. For other recent works, such as "Foucault, the modernist?" and "Comedy and Tolerance: Vir Das, Standup Comedy, and Religious Tolerance in India," visit https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Daniel-Russo-10.
Latest Posts | By Daniel Russo
Confronting the Academic Left’s Anti-Enlightenment Conservatism
8 months ago

Confronting the Academic Left’s Anti-Enlightenment Conservatism

By  •  Debates

It’s been decades now since the (neo/post) left academia tossed out a wide range of revolutionary strategies for abolishing capitalism and establishing socialism, a development in praxis that has likely …
Read More

Shaming Culture as Neoliberal Governmentality
2 years ago

Shaming Culture as Neoliberal Governmentality

By  •  Debates

The late French philosopher and historian Michel Foucault (1926-1984) remains one of the Left’s favorite political theorists. He’s particularly celebrated for his critiques of power, whether he was talking about …
Read More