Above: Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Young Girl Reading

I am logging some of the highlights of my reading below:

January 2019

Edward Said, Beginnings (1975)

December 2018

Jean Bodin, Methodus (1566)

October 2018

Jeremy Waldron, The Harm in Hate Speech (2012)

September 2018

Ronald Dworkin, Justice for Hedgehogs (2011)

August 2018

John Boswell, The Kindness of Strangers: The Abandonment of Children in Western Europe from Late Antiquity to the Renaissance (1994)

  • brilliantly written & important reflections on conceptions of paternity and childhood. I look forward to reading his work on medieval same-sex desire.

Carole Pateman, The Sexual Contract (1988)


Perpetual Reading Projects

Most of my reading these days is connected to volumes I am editing, including currently the Routledge Handbook of Translation and Activism.

Over the years, I have created working bibliographies on a range of topics I have researched on Worldcat. A great and under-utilized resource!

I have highlighted some of the texts I turn to for pleasure reading on Goodreads.


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