Allegra de Laurentiis

Allegra de Laurentiis

Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy
Faculty Director, College of Global Studies

Ph.D. Universität Frankfurt, Germany, 1982
M.A. Goethe Universität Frankfurt, Germany, 1978
Laurea in Filosofia, Università la Sapienza, Roma, 1975

Harriman Hall 207
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3750
Tel: (631) 632-7570
allegra.delaurentiis@stonybrook.edu


Areas of Specialization

Nineteenth century, especially Hegel's system (foci:Science of Logic, Philosophy of Spirit, Philosophy of Right).
Ancient Greek philosophy, especially Aristotle (foci: De Anima and parts of Physics and Metaphysics).
Hegel's interpretation of Greek philosophy

Areas of Competence

Issues in eighteenth and nineteenth century moral and political philosophy.
Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit (1807) and his Philosophy of History.
Marx and Marxisms.
Globalization studies.


Biography

Allegra de Laurentiis, born in Rome, Italy, in 1952, studied philosophy in Rome, Tübingen and Frankfurt. In 1975 she received her Laurea in Filosofia from the University of Rome with a dissertation on twentieth century Nominalism and its critics; in 1982 she completed her doctorate at the University of Frankfurt with a dissertation on aspects of Marx’s relation to Kant and Hegel. She taught at Villanova University and Miami University of Ohio before joining the faculty at Stony Brook in 1994.

 

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Upcoming Events

Thinking the Plural: Richard Bernstein’s Contribution to American Philosophy
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September 26th-27th

“Other Histories, Other Temporalities: Latin American Thought in Intersection with Continental Philosophy”
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Alejandro Vallega
October 8th

Fré Ilgen: Arts and Bodies
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October 14th

Translating Jean-Luc Nancy: Invitations and Intrusions
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October 15th

*POSTPONED* Don Ihde Distinguished Alumni Award
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October 21st

Book Presentation
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Edward S. Casey and Mary Watkins, Up Against the Wall: Re-Imagining the U.S.-Mexico Border
October 30th

Spaces of Control: Confronting Austerity and Repression
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Eleventh Biennial Radical Philosophy Association Conference
November 6th-9th

"Envelopes of Flesh"

November 7th

"The Avowal of the Truth: Torture and Confession in the Witch-Hunt"

November 13th

“Affective Labor and Feminist Politics”
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Johanna Oksala
November 18th

“Heidegger's Mask: Silence, Politics and 'World Jewry' in the Black Notebooks"
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Adam Knowles
November 20th

Transatlantic Collegium Workshop

Wesley Mattingly
December 1st

“The Big Picture: Philosophy After the Apollo Missions”
[CANCELLED]

Kelly Oliver
December 2nd

"Violence and Hyperbole: From the Death Penalty Seminar to the 'Cogito' Essay"

Michael Nass
December 11th

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