Pratt Institute | 200 Willoughby Avenue
Location: Alumni Reading Room, Pratt Library, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn Campus
Robert Gooding-Williams is the M. Moran Weston/Black Alumni Council Professor of African-American Studies and Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University, where he directs the Center for Race, Philosophy, and Social Justice. Gooding-Williams is the author of three books: Zarathustra's Dionysian Modernism (Stanford, 2001); Look, A Negro! (Routledge, 2005), and In the Shadow of Du Bois (Harvard, 2009). His areas of research and teaching interest include Social and Political Philosophy, the History of African-American Political Thought, 19th Century European Philosophy, Existentialism, and Aesthetics.