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

Thomas Nail • Aug 17 2018 • Articles

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

Thomas Nail • Apr 11 2013 • Articles

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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