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Name: Dr. Erik Doxtader
Campus: Columbia
College: Arts and Sciences
Department: English Language and Literature
Campus (2): Columbia
College (2): Arts and Sciences
Department (2): African Studies
Building: HUO 417
Center/Institute: International and Area Studies, Walker Institute of
Position: Professor; Director; Senior Research Fellow;
Research Interests: Contemporary Rhetorical Theory, Critical Theory, Philosophy of Rhetoric, Transitional Politics and Reconciliation, South African Political History, Human Rights, Connections between rhetorical theory, critical theory, and the possibilities of ethical-political life; how deeply divided societies grapple with legacies of violence from authoritarian politics and protracted historical conflict, South Africa; violence and the ethic of recognition; reconciliation in South Africa; contemporary discourses of sexuality;
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