About Etienne Balibar
Etienne Balibar is Emeritus Professor at Paris X Nanterre and also as a Distinguished Professor of the Humanities teaches part-time at the University of California, Irvine. Etienne Balibar has addressed such questions as European racism, the notion of the border, whether a European citizenship is possible or desirable, violence and politics, identity and emancipation.
His books include Reading Capital (with Louis Althusser, New Left Books 1970), Race, Nation, Class (with Immanuel Wallerstein, Verso 1991), The Philosophy of Marx, Spinoza and Politics, Politics and the Other Scene (Verso 2002), and We, the People of Europe? Reflections on Transnational Citizenship (Princeton University Press 2004). His latest publication is an anthology, French Philosophy Since 1945, co-authored with John Rajchman (The New Press, 2011)