Skip to content

Hansong Li

Graduate Student Affiliate


Hansong  Li

Hansong Li is a Ph.D. student in the department of government at Harvard University. His research covers political thought, legal theories, and economic ideas in international relations and global exchanges. In the past, he has published studies on the normative reimaginations ofancient spaces of politics, commerce and religion in early modern European law and philosophy. He also compares discourses on justice and expediency, freedom and necessity, from the classical languages of Greco-Roman worlds to the literatures of ancient South and East Asia.

Li received a B.A. (Honours) in history, fundamentals: issues and texts, and classics from the University of Chicago, and an M.Phil. in political thought and intellectual history (Distinction) from Christ’s College, University of Cambridge.

This information is accurate for the time period that the scholar is affiliated with CES.


  • Ph.D. Student in Government, Harvard University
  • Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University