Hobbes on Sex
Susanne Sreedhar (Boston University)

October 4, 2021, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Smith Institute for Political Economy and Philosophy, Chapman University

Wilkinson Hall 221
1 University Drive, Chapman University
Orange 92866
United States


Chapman University

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This talk explores the views on gender and sexuality held by 17th century English philosopher, Thomas Hobbes. It argues that these views are central to Hobbes’s (in)famous political theory.

Dr. Susanne Sreedhar is an Associate Professor of Philosophy and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Boston University. Her current research focuses on the intersection of feminist philosophy and the history of political thought.

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