Nathan J. Jun, Ph.D.
Independent Scholar, Educator, and Researcher
Nathan Jun (Ph.D., Philosophy and Literature, Purdue University; M.A., Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania) served as Professor of Philosophy at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, from 2008 to 2021, specializing in nineteenth- and twentieth-century European philosophy, social and political philosophy, and the history of political thought. His primary research interests are anarchist political theory and the intellectual history of anarchism in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Dr. Jun's work has been published in several journals including Anarchist Studies, Radical Philosophy Review, and The Journal of Political Ideologies. He is the author of Anarchism and Political Modernity (Continuum, 2011); the editor of Brill's Companion to Anarchism and Philosophy (Brill, 2017) and Proletarian Days: A Hippolyte Havel Reader (AK Press, 2018); and the co-editor of New Perspectives on Anarchism (Lexington Books, 2009), Deleuze and Ethics (Edinburgh University Press, 2011), Revolutionary Hope: Essays in Honor of William L. McBride (Lexington Books, 2013), Without Borders or Limits: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Anarchist Studies (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013), and Anarchism: A Conceptual Approach (Routledge, 2018). He is currently working on his next monograph, The Immortal Idea: An Intellectual History of Anarchism (Routledge, forthcoming).