PhD University of Paris –7, Denis Diderot.

aherzog@poli.haifa.ac.il




I am a Professor of Political Theory at the School of Political Science, and Director of the M.A. Program in Cultural Studies, at the University of Haifa.

I work on 20th-century philosophers, such as Hannah Arendt, Emmanuel Levinas, Albert Camus and Jacques Derrida; on Philosophy and Literature; on Contemporary Jewish Philosophy; on Memory and Trauma, on Ethics and Politics.

My new book: Levinas's Politics: Justice, Mercy, Universality (University of Pennsylvania Press: 2000). Winner of the 2021 Jordan Schnitzer Book Award in Philosophy and Jewish Thought.

My research currently focuses on the concepts of homes and sovereignty.