Ernesto Laclau

Argentine philosopher and political theorist (1935-2014)

Ernesto Laclau (Spanish: [laˈklau]; 6 October 1935 – 13 April 2014) was an Argentine political theorist. He was a post-Marxist. His career began in 1986 as a professor at the University of Essex. He was born in Buenos Aires.

Ernesto Laclau

Laclau died of a heart attack in Seville, Spain, aged 78.[1]


  1. "ÚLTIMO MOMENTO: Falleció en Sevilla, el téorico y politólogo argentino, Ernesto Laclau | Radio Rivadavia". Archived from the original on 2014-04-14. Retrieved 2014-04-13.