Roberto Esposito (Piano di Sorrento, 1950) is Full Professor of Theoretical Philosophy and the Scuola Normale Superiore. He had lots of lectures and seminars in some of the most important foreign Universities, such as America (among the others Harward; UCLA- Los Angeles; Columbia; Brown; Cornell;Duke; Mitchigan.) England, France, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Austria, Japan, Argentine, Chile. For five years he was the only Italian member of the International Council of Scholars of the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris.
He was one of the founders of the European Political Lexicon Research Centre and the International Centre for a European Legal and Political Lexicon, which was established by a consortium made up of the Universities of Bologna, Florence, Padua, Salerno, Naples L'Orientale and Naples S. Orsola Benincasa.
He is co-editor of "Filosofia Politica" published by il Mulino, and of series 'Comunità e Libertà' for Laterza. He acts as a philosophy consultant for publishers Einaudi. His books are translated in English, French, Deutch, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanees and Corhean.