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Peter Baehr

January 28, 4:30 pm, Library Lecture Room

In this talk, Peter Baehr will discuss the topic of “Intelligent” Liberalism: The Affirmations and Antipathies of Rebecca West.

Peter Baehr
Peter Baehr

Peter Baehr is Research Professor in Social Theory at Lingnan University, Hong Kong. Before coming to Hong Kong in 2000, he worked at universities in Canada and Britain. He teaches and writes mainly in the areas of social and political thought. Peter Baehr’s work has been translated into ten languages, including Arabic, Chinese, Hebrew, Japanese, and Russian. Baehr’s books include The Unmasking Style in Social Theory (2019), Hannah Arendt, Totalitarianism, and the Social Sciences (2010), and Caesar and the Fading of the Roman World (1998).