Robert Zaretsky




Robert Zaretsky is a professor of history in the Honors College, University of Houston. Author of ten books—most recently Catherine & Diderot: The Empress, the Philosopher and the Fate of the Enlightenment—he is also a regular contributor to the New York TimesWashington PostForeign AffairsForeign PolicyTimes Literary Supplement, and the Los Angeles Review of Books. His new book, The Subversive Simone Weil: A Life in Five Ideas, will be published next year. 

Courses Currently Teaching



Oct 21

Guides for the Perplexed: Marcus Aurelius on Stoicism - Keep Calm and Philosophize On

Robert Zaretsky
$25.00

Oct 28

Guides for the Perplexed: Michel de Montaigne on Skepticism - What Do I Know?

Robert Zaretsky
$25.00