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Ed Cohen teaches modern thought in the Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Rutgers University. In 2019-2020 he is a visiting scholar at the Institute for Advanced Studies. He is the author of A Body Worth Defending: Immunity, Biopolitics, and the Apotheosis of the Modern Body. Some of his recent writing can be found here.