Founding Director & Chancellor


Creston Davis is Founder and Director of GCAS and Chancellor of GCAS Ireland. Along with Slavoj Zizek, Clayton Crockett, and Jeffrey Robbins, Creston currently co-edits Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics & Culture (an academic book series published by Columbia University Press). He has published several books including Paul’s New Moment (with Slavoj Zizek & John Milbank), The Monstrosity of ChristHegel & the Infinite (with Zizek and Clayton Crockett), Theology & the Political (with Zizek and Milbank), Theology after Lacan: A Passion for the Real (with Marcus Pound and Crockett), and Contradiction & America (with Alain Badiou) forthcoming.

His work has appeared in Rethinking MarxismAngelakiPolitical Theology, Philosophy Today among other journals.  He wrote the Foreword to Peter Sloterdijk’s Philosophical Temperaments: From Plato to Foucault and co-edited New Slant (an academic book series published by Duke University Press).

In addition to his academic writings, he contributes to The European MagazineAl Jazeera (English),  Truthout, Counterpunch and The Huffington Post and has written two novels (forthcoming).

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