Issue 8
—Autumn 2018


The Love of Violence

Hagar Kotef


Hagar Kotef

Senior Lecturer in Political Theory and Comparative Politics, SOAS, University of London. She is the author of Movement and the Ordering of Freedom: On Liberal Governances of Mobility (Duke University Press, 2015). Kotef has been a Co-Director of the Minerva Humanities Center at Tel Aviv University, a Research Fellow at Columbia University’s Society of Fellows, and a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley and Ben Gurion University. She is currently a Leverhulme Fellow, working on a new book titled (tentatively) Home: The Violence of Political Belonging (or: Mobility and Stability in Israel/Palestine).