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Taylor Weaver

Taylor M. Weaver (PhD, University of Kent, UK) is an American scholar who specializes in Paulinism, the New Testament, and continental philosophy. He has published on class struggle in the New Testament, Roberto Esposito, and the reception of Paul by Badiou and Agamben. His new book The Scandal of Community: Pauline Factions and the Circulation of Grace (Lexington Press/Fortress Academic, 2021) focuses on New Testament studies and Esposito, providing a reading of early Pauline communities using Esposito’s thought.


Roberto Esposito

In Esposito’s most explicit political theology work, he is concerned with re-working, or rather destabilizing, the essence of political theology.

The Rupture of Desire: An Interview with China Miéville

The following is a small portion of a longer interview with China Miéville in the journal Political Theology.

Pussy Riot and the Church

This piece is from the Political Theology Network archives originally posted on August 23, 2012.

In Memoriam:                                                                      Metropolitan John D. Zizioulas and the Journey of Theology Toward the Future

The prominent Eastern Orthodox theologian Metropolitan John D. Zizioulas of Pergamon (Ecumenical Patriarchate) passed in Athens, on February 2, 2023.


From Myanmar to Mariupol, from the streets of Memphis to the waves and winds of the Mediterranean Sea: resistance to violence takes many forms. So does political protest against precarity. At which point does the unavoidable vulnerability of the living condition come to expression as political agency? Can such precarious politics constitute or configure an alternative community?