Bruce Robbins is Old Dominion Foundation Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University. He is the co-editor of Cosmopolitics: Thinking and Feeling beyond the Nation (with Pheng Cheah; University of Minnesota Press, 1998) and the author of Perpetual War: Cosmopolitanism from the Viewpoint of Violence (Duke University Press, 2012) and The Beneficiary (2017).
Who Is a Beneficiary? You Are.
"The Beneficiary" is not invested simply in exposing liberal American hypocrisy. Instead this is a study of the uneasy place we live intellectually....