- Office Address
- Non Resident
- Mailing Address
John F. Kennedy School of Government
79 JFK Street
Michael Ignatieff is Edward R. Murrow
Professor of Practice at HKS. He is a Canadian writer, teacher and
former politician. He holds a doctorate in history from Harvard
University and has held academic posts at Kings College, Cambridge,
the University of Toronto and the University of British Columbia.
He served in the Parliament of Canada and was Leader of the Liberal
Party of Canada. His books include The Needs of Strangers,
(1984), Scar Tissue (1992), Blood and Belonging,
(1993) The Warriors Honour, (1997) Isaiah Berlin
(1998) The Rights Revolution (2000) Human Rights as
Politics and Idolatry (2001), The Lesser Evil: Political
Ethics in an Age of Terror (2004); Fire and
Ashes: Success and Failure in Politics (2013)
Michael Ignatieff welcomes media inquiries on the following subjects:
Additional experts may be found by clicking on each subject listed. You may contact faculty directly or if you need assistance contact the Communications Office at 617-495-1115.
For a complete list of faculty citations from 2001 - present, please visit the HKS Faculty Research Connection.
Selected Publication Citations:
Ignatieff, Michael. "Trudeau Trounces the Politics of Enmity."
Financial Times, October 20, 2015.
Ignatieff, Michael. "David Cameron is Abusing Magna Carta in
Abolishing our Rights." The Guardian, June 27, 2015.
- HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
Ignatieff, Michael, Juliette Keeley, Betsy Ribble, and Keith
McCammon. "The United States and the European Refugee Crisis:
Standing with Allies." HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
RWP16-020, May 2016.
- Magazine and Newspaper Articles
Ignatieff, Michael. "The Refugees and the New War." New York
Review of Books. December 17, 2015.
Ignatieff, Michael. "The Hero Europe Needed." Atlantic.
Ignatieff, Michael. "El Nuevo Desorden Mundial (The New World
Disorder)." Letras Libres. January 2015.
Ignatieff, Michael. "Messianic America: Can He Explain it?" Review
of American Foreign Policy and Its Thinkers (by Perry Anderson)
and Worldmaking: The Art and Science of American Diplomacy (by
David Milne), New York Review of Books, November 19, 2015.
Ignatieff, Michael. "The Religious Specter Haunting Revolution."
Review of The Paradox of Liberation: Secular Revolutions and
Religious Counterrevolutions, by Michael Walzer. New York
Review of Books, June 4, 2015.
Ignatieff, Michael. "The Rise of Islamic State: Isis and the New
Sunni Revolution by Patrick Cockburn." Review of The Rise of
Islamic State: Isis and the New Sunni Revolution, by Patrick
Cockburn. Sunday Times, February 8, 2015.