Chris Blakley

Chris Blakley

Distinguished Instructor

Ph.D.: ABD, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Phone: (225) 578-5158 
Office: 210B Coates


Chris Blakley is working on his dissertation for a Ph.D. in philosophy from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He has been an instructor at LSU since 2004.


Areas of Interest

Blakley teaches introductory courses in philosophy, ethical theory, and political philosophy.

Courses Offered:

  • PHIL 1000 Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 2020 Ethics
  • PHIL 3020 Special Topics in Philosophy
  • PHIL 3052 Moral Philosophy
  • PHIL 3062 Introduction to Political Philosophy
  • PHIL 3090 Friedrich Nietzsche

Selected Publications


Review of Johanna Oksala, Foucault on Freedom. Journal of Value Inquiry 41 (2007).

“Ethics of Resistance in Foucault and Deleuze/Guattari.” Southwest Philosophy Review 21 (2005).