Author profile: Thomas Nail

Thomas Nail is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Denver. He is the author of Returning to Revolution: Deleuze, Guattari and Zapatismo (Edinburgh University Press, 2012), The Figure of the Migrant (Stanford University Press, 2015), Theory of the Border (Oxford University Press, 2016) and co-editor of Between Deleuze and Foucault (Edinburgh University Press, 2016). His work has appeared in publications such as AngelakiTheory & Event, Philosophy Today, Parrhesia, SubStance, Deleuze Studies, Foucault Studies.

The Political Centrality of the Migrant

The Political Centrality of the Migrant

Political theory in the 21st century is at a crossroads where migration has reached such a critical threshold that what seemed to be an exception has now become the rule.

Migrant Cosmopolitanism

Migrant Cosmopolitanism

Republican cosmopolitanism is only part of cosmopolitanism—the most reactionary part. The true agents and movers of cosmopolitan history and politics have always been, and continue to be, migrants.

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