Rosanne Kennedy


New York University

Rosanne Kennedy received her Ph.D. from the New School for Social Research in 2010. In addition to serving as an affiliated faculty member at Union Institute & University in the Ph.D. program of Interdisciplinary Studies since 2011, she teaches Modern Political Theory/Thought, Continental Philosophy, and Feminist Theory at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York University.

Her current research interests include Modern Political Theory, French Feminisms, Poststructuralist Thought/Deconstruction, Rousseau Studies, Masculinity Studies, Psychoanalysis, and Literary Theory. Her first book, Rousseau and Drag: Deconstructing Gender was released by Palgrave in 2012.