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Marcus E. Green, Ph.D

Department of History and Political Science

Associate Professor
Legal Studies Advisor

B.A., California State University, 1995
M.A., University of Toronto, 1996
Ph.D., York University (Canada), 2007

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Political Philosophy
  • Democratic Theory
  • Environmental Political Theory
  • Gender and Feminist Political Thought
  • Marxian Political Thought
  • Globalization, Justice, & Democracy
  • Theories of Social Justice
  • Subaltern and Postcolonial Studies
  • Antonio Gramsci's Political Thought
  • American law and politics
  • Political Economy

Professional Affiliations and Awards
Secretary, International Gramsci Society


  • “On the Postcolonial Image of Gramsci,” Postcolonial Studies 16.1 (2013): 90-101
  • “Race, Class, and Religion: Gramsci’s Conception of Subalternity,” The Political Philosophies of Antonio Gramsci and B. R. Ambedkar: Itineraries of Dalits and Subalterns, edited by Cosimo Zene (New York: Routledge, 2013), pp. 116-28. 
  • "Rethinking the Subaltern and the Question of Censorship in Gramsci’s Prison Notebooks," Postcolonial Studies, Volume 14, Number 4 (2011): 385-402.
  • Rethinking Gramsci (New York: Routledge, 2011).
  • “Subaltern Politics,” in The Encyclopedia of Political Science, ed. George Thomas Kurian, et al. (Washington, DC: CQ Press, 2011).
  • “Subalternità, questione meridionale e funzione degli intellettuali,” in Gramsci, le culture e il mondo, edited by Giancarlo Schirru (Rome: Viella, 2009), pp. 53-70.
  • “Subalternity and Language: Overcoming the Fragmentation of Common Sense” (with Peter Ives). Historical Materialism, Volume 17, Number 1 (2009): 3-30.
  • “Semplici” and “Umili” in Dizionario gramsciano 1926-1937, ed. Guido Liguori and Pasquale Voza (Rome: Carocci, 2009), pp.757-9, 871.
  • “El método y análisis de Gramsci de los grupos sociales subalternos,” in Poder y Hegemonia Hoy: Gramsci en la Era Global, translated by Rosana Renau, edited by Dora Kanoussi (Mexico City: Plaza y Valdés Editores, 2004), pp. 63-77.
  • “Gramsci Cannot Speak: Representations and Interpretations of Gramsci’s Concept of the Subaltern,” Rethinking Marxism, Volume 14, Number 3 (Fall 2002): 1-24.

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