RESEARCH INTERESTS
Technology and politics, liberalism, modern and contemporary political thought, politics and literature.

BIOGRAPHY
Philip Bunn is a Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Philip Bunn is a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research brings both ancient and modern political thought to bear on contemporary issues, with a focus on normative questions relating to technology. His dissertation project examines technological threats to liberty through the lens of the political thought of Adam Smith, Alexis de Tocqueville, and John Stuart Mill. Additionally, his research on Kurt Vonnegut’s politics has been published in the journal of American Political Thought.

COURSES
Fall 2021
Poli Sci 363 – Literature in Politics in the fall.

Spring 2021
ILS 206 – Western Culture: Political, Economic, and Social Political Thought II

Fall 2020
ILS 205 – Western Culture: Political, Economic, and Social Thought

AWARDS & FELLOWSHIPS
Teaching Fellow Award – UW Madison College of Letters & Science 2020-21
Teaching Assistant Award – Integrated Liberal Studies Program 2020-21