Joshua Dienstag

Joshua Dienstag

Author, Political Scientist and Professor of Law; 2018-19 Berggruen Fellow at USC Dornsife

Biography

Joshua Foa Dienstag is a Berggruen Fellow working on a project tentatively titled “The Human Boundary: Freedom, Citizenship & Democracy in a Post-Human Age” at the University of Southern California. He is Professor of Political Science and Law at the University of California, Los Angeles and holds a PhD from Princeton University. He is the author of several books including Pessimism: Philosophy, Ethic, Spirit (Princeton University Press).