Bard Faculty

Kevin Duong

Assistant Professor of Political Studies

Primary Academic Program: Political Studies


B.A., Vanderbilt University; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Cornell University. Publications include “‘Does Democracy End in Terror?’ Transformations of Antitotalitarianism in Postwar France,” in Modern Intellectual History (forthcoming; pre-published with Cambridge Journals Online, 2015); “What Does Queer Theory Teach Us about Intersectionality?” in Politics & Gender 8 (2012); and “Gender Trouble in France,” for Jacobin magazine. He is the recipient of the Gustave Gimon Visiting Scholar Fellowship in French Political Economy at Stanford University; Andrew Mellon and John E. Sawyer Seminar on “Political Will” Graduate Fellowship; numerous travel and research grants from Cornell University; Sidney Tarrow Paper Prize for best paper in European politics, Cornell Institute for European Studies; and Peter Uwe Hohendahl Graduate Essay Prize in Critical Theory, Cornell Institute of German Cultural Studies, among others honors. He has presented papers at annual meetings of the Association for Political Theory, Midwest Political Science Association, and Western Political Science Association, and at conferences at Duke University, The New School, Princeton University, and Vanderbilt University. He previously served as an instructor at Cornell and Middle Tennessee State University. At Bard since 2016.


Location: Aspinwall
Office: 209