Photo: Robert Goddyn
Turkey, 1950
philosopher of cosmopolitanism

Seyla Benhabib

Seyla Benhabib has been Professor in Political Science and Philosophy at Yale since 2001. She studied Philosophy, and after obtaining her PhD at Yale taught at Boston University and Harvard, among other universities. She has written about democracy, human rights and pluralism in books such as The Rights of Others. Aliens, Citizens and Residents (2004) and Another Cosmopolitanism (2006).

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Journal Nexus

Nexus 57

Beethoven of Superman?

Speaker at


Superman Meets Beethoven

What’s Next for the West?

11 June 2010 10.00 - 17.00 Het Concertgebouw, Amsterdam