Samuel Moyn

Samuel Moyn

Samuel Moyn

Samuel Moyn is James Bryce Professor of European Legal History at Columbia University, where he has taught since 2001. In summer 2014, he will move to Harvard University as professor of law. He is the author of four books, including Origins of the Other: Emmanuel Levinas between Revelation and Ethics (2005) and The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History (2010). Recently he has coedited two collections on the current state of intellectual history:Global Intellectual History (with Andrew Sartori, 2013) and Rethinking Modern European Intellectual History (with Darrin M. McMahon, 2014).