Eva Illouz is the author of 8 books, two of which have received competitive awards from the American Sociological Association, and have been translated in 15 languages. In 2004, she was invited to deliver the Adorno Lectures in Germany, and the outstanding Research Award by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She was a visiting professor at PrincetonUniversity and the EHESS, and a fellow at the Wissenshafkolleg in 2008-9.   In 2009, Professor Illouz was chosen by the German weekly Die Zeit as one among 12 people “most likely to shape the thought of tomorrow.” (Wer denkt fur Morgen?). Prof. Illouz currently serves as the President of the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design.

This talk was given on March 31, 2014 at the Munk School of Global Affairs. A recording of the lecture is unavailable for viewing.