Peter Wake is a Professor of Philosophy

Year Started


Ph.D. in Philosophy, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois, 2004

M.A. in Philosophy, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, 1995 

B.A. in Philosophy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1993

Publications & Articles


 “Taking the Ladder Down. Hegel on Comedy and Religious Experience,” in Hegel on Tragedy and Comedy: New Essays, ed. Mark Alznauer (Albany: SUNY Press, 2021)

 “Hegel's Critique of Kant and ‘The Positivity of the Christian Religion,” in The Young Hegel and Religion, ed. Evangelia Sembou (New York: Peter Lang Publishing, 2017) 

Tragedy in Hegel’s Early Theological Writings (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2014) 

Department Group

School Group

School of Arts and Humanities