Danielle Allen

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General Information

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Name: Danielle Allen

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: N/A


Website: http://scholar.harvard.edu/danielleallen

Email: N/A


Illinois Connection

Allen has lived and taught in Chicago.


Biographical and Professional Information

Danielle Allen is a political theorist who has published broadly in democratic theory, political sociology, and the history of political thought. Along with the books she has written below, she has also edited, From Voice to Influence: Understanding Citizenship in a Digital Age in 2015.


Published Works

  • The World of Prometheus: The Politics of Punishing in Democratic Athens, Princeton University Press, 1999
  • Talking to Strangers: Anxieties of Citizenship since Brown v. Board of Education, University Of Chicago Press, 2006
  • Why Plato Wrote , Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
  • Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality, Liveright, 2015
  • Education and Equality, University of Chicago Press, 2016
  • Cuz, or the Life and Times of Michael A., W.W. Norton, forthcoming 2017


Titles at Your Library

The World of Prometheus

ISBN: 0691058695
Release Date: 1999-12-14

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Talking to Strangers: Anxieties of Citizenship since Brown v. Board of Education

ISBN: 0226014673
Release Date: 2006-11-01

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Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality

ISBN: 1631490443
Release Date: 2015-05-04

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Literary Awards

Our Declaration

  • Francis Parkman Prize, 2015
  • Chicago Tribune Heartland Award for nonfiction, 2015


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Please contact her assistant, Emily Bromley.


External Links

Danielle Allen on WorldCat


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