Professor of Philosophy

Monique Roelofs

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Hampshire College Professor Monique Roelofs
Monique Roelofs
Professor of Philosophy
Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies
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Monique Roelofs
Adele Simmons Hall 105
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Monique Roelofs, professor of philosophy, received her M.A. from the Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands; her Ph.D. from the University of Maryland; and was a postdoctoral fellow in the Pembroke Center at Brown University.

Roelofs teaches and writes on aesthetics and feminist, critical race, postcolonial, and political theory. Her book The Cultural Promise of the Aesthetic was published by Bloomsbury in 2014. Her articles have appeared in journals such as Hypatia, Confluencia, differences, M/m-Print-Plus-Platform, and Texte zur Kunst, and anthologies such as Race, Philosophy, and Film (Routledge, 2013) and The Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Race (2018). She recently completed two new book manuscripts on address, titled “Arts of Address: How We Relate to Language, People, Things, and Places” and “Aesthetics, Address, and the Making of Culture.” The guest editor of Aesthetics and Race, a special volume of Contemporary Aesthetics (2009), she currently is coauthoring a book on aesthetics and temporality in Latin America.

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