Patrick J. Deneen

Patrick J. Deneen is Associate Professor of Government and holds the Markos and Eleni Tsakopoulos-Kounalakis Chair in Hellenic Studies at Georgetown University. His interests include ancient political thought, American political thought, democratic theory, religion and politics, and literature and politics.

He is the author of The Odyssey of Political Theory (2000) and Democratic Faith (2005) and has published articles in Political Theory, Social Research, Polity, First Things, The Weekly Standard, and others. He received his Ph.D. in political science from Rutgers University.