Bernard E. Harcourt headshot
Past Visiting Professor

Bernard E. Harcourt


Social Science

Field of Study

Contemporary Critical Thought, Legal and Political Theory

Home Institution

Columbia Law School
Bernard Harcourt is a critical theorist, with a particular interest in punishment regimes, political economy, and critical theory. He is also an active death penalty lawyer, currently representing inmates sentenced to death and to life imprisonment without parole in Alabama.

Dates at IAS

Visiting Professor
School of Social Science