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Patrick Deneen

Patrick J. Deneen

David A. Potenziani Memorial Associate Professor of Constitutional Studies, University of Notre Dame

Patrick J. Deneen is the Tsakopoulos-Kounalakis Associate Professor of Government at Georgetown University. He is the author of The Odyssey of Political Theory and Democratic Faith, and co-editor of a volume of essays entitled Democracy’s Literature. He has written and lectured widely in the fields of Ancient and American political thought, religion and politics, and literature and politics. He is currently working on a book entitled Vocation: The Division of Politics in the History of Western Political Thought.