Bonnie H. Honig
Political Science Professor and Senior Research Fellow
Sarah Rebecca Roland Professor, Political Science, Northwestern University
and Research Professor, American Bar Foundation, Chicago
PhD, Johns Hopkins University
Professor Honig, also Senior Research Fellow at the American Bar Foundation and appointed (courtesy) at Northwestern Law School, is Sarah Rebecca Roland Professor of Political Science. She is author of Political Theory and the Displacement of Politics (Cornell, 1993; awarded 1994 Foundations Best First Book Prize), Democracy and the Foreigner (Princeton, 2001), and Emergency Politics: Paradox, Law, Democracy (Princeton, forthcoming). Her current project is on Sophocles' Antigone. She has published articles in the American Political Science Review, Political Theory, Strategies, Boston Review, Social Text, Social Research, and Triquarterly Review, and has edited or co-edited: Feminist Interpretations of Hannah Arendt (Penn State, 1995), Skepticism, Individuality and Freedom: The Reluctant Liberalism of Richard Flathman (Minnesota, 2002) and the Oxford Handbook of Political Thought (Oxford, 2006). Honigs work has been translated into Japanese, Greek, German, Italian and French. Prior to joining the faculty at Northwestern in 1997, Honig was Associate Professor of Government at Harvard University.