LEAP Welcomes Visiting Scholar Dr. Ştefan-Sebastian Maftei


Ştefan-Sebastian Maftei (PhD in Philosophy at “Babeş-Bolyai” University)currently Lecturer at the “Babeş-Bolyai” University, Department of Philosophy, Cluj-Napoca (Romania). His main research areas are philosophy of art, theory of rhetoric, hermeneutics, and contemporary cultural theory. His current research interests include everyday aesthetics, avant-garde aesthetics, cosmopolitan aesthetics, contemporary rhetorical studies and contemporary cultural theory. He has published texts in high-profile academic journals, such as Rivista di Estetica, Studia Phaenomenologica, The African Yearbook of Rhetoric, Sztuka i Filozofia (Art and Philosophy). Recently, he has published on the subject of cosmopolitanism and the arts in several academic peer-reviewed journals. He has also published on various cultural, judicial and political issues concerning Romania.

Stefan will be teaching four modules throughout the semester. Check out our events on the homepage to learn more.