John Protevi

John Protevi

Phyllis M Taylor Professor of French Studies
Professor of Philosophy

PhD, Philosophy, Loyola University Chicago 1990
Phone: 225-578-6627
Personal website:
Office: 408 Hodges

Area of ​​Interest

Contemporary French philosophy (Foucault, Deleuze); the biological, cognitive, and affective sciences

Awards & Honors

Sternberg Professor, LSU Ogden Honors College, 2021-2022

Distinguished Research Master, LSU, 2015

Distinguished Visiting Professor, Pennsylvania State University, Institute for the Arts and Humanities, Spring 2015

Niebuhr Lecturer, Elmhurst College, 2014 

LSU Distinguished Faculty Award, 2013

Scots Philosophical Association Centenary Fellow 2012

LSU Tiger Athletic Foundation Faculty Teaching Award, May 2009

Selected Publications

Edges of the State (Minnesota, 2019).

Life, War, Earth. Deleuze and the sciences (Minnesota, 2013).

Political Affect:. Connecting the Social and the Somatic (Minnesota, 2009).