Faculty Achievement: Dr. Jeffrey Powell

Dr. Jeffrey Powell, professor of philosophy and a John Deaver Drinko Fellow, gave an invited talk at DePaul University Friday, Jan. 30. The title of his talk was “Historical Materialism: Benjamin and Heidegger.”

In addition, he recently received notice that Indiana University Press is anticipating a publication date of December 2015, for his translation (with Will McNeill of DePaul University) of Martin Heidegger’s Die Geschichte des Seyns.  The English title is The History of Beyng.