Full-Year Fellows (2021-2022)

Magnús Bernhardsson

Brown Professor of History and Faculty Affiliate in Arabic Studies, Leadership Studies and Religion

Sarah Olsen

Assistant Professor of Classics

Francis Oakley (Senior Fellow)

President Emeritus and Edward Dorr Griffin Emeritus Professor of the History of Ideas; Professor Oakley recently completed a reinterpretation of the history of political thought from late antiquity to the mid-seventeenth century; the three volume series is titled: "The Emergence of Western Political Thought in the Latin Middle Ages". Yale University Press published volume one in 2010 with the title: "Empty Bottles of Gentilism: Kingship and the Divine in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages (to 1050)." The second volume was releases in 2012: "The Mortgage of the Past: Reshaping the Ancient Political Inheritance (1050-1300)." The third volume, "The Watershed of Modern Politics: Law, Virtue, Kingship, and Consent (1300-1650)" was published in 2015. Professor Oakley's memoir, "Far from the Cast Iron Shore," was published in 2018.

Greg Phelan

Associate Professor of Economics

Irene Small

Clark-Oakley Fellow and Associate Professor of Contemporary Art & Criticism, Princeton University

Fall 2021 Fellows

Reid Kurashige

Ruchman Fellow, Philosophy

Keith McPartland

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Shawn Rosenheim

Professor of English

Ben Snyder

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Spring 2022 Fellows

Christopher Bolton

Professor of Comparative and Japanese Literature

Michelle Apotsos

Associate Professor of Art

Julie Cassiday

Willcox B. and Harriet M. Adsit Professor of Russian

Lara Meintjes '22

Ruchman Fellow, English

Ruchman Fellow Jacob Addelson '14 presents his work to the Ruchman Family (Fellowship benefactors) and Oakley Center Fellows.

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