Accessing Feminist Philosophers

There’s an apocryphal quote that is usually attributed to Helen Keller that goes something like this: blindness separates you from things, but deafness separates you from people. It turns out that Kant wrote something about this in his Anthropologie (aside: for all the hours I’ve been thinking about this farewell post, I must say that […]

Imagine Sisyphus Happy

As we announced April 23, Feminist Philosophers is shutting down. This is one of a series of posts by FP bloggers looking back on the blog and bidding it farewell. The internet is exhausting. Academia is exhausting. Politics are exhausting. It’s a bit of a miracle—and a testament to the dedication my co-bloggers—that Feminist Philosophers […]

Thank you all, bloggers and commentators.

As we announced April 23, Feminist Philosophers is shutting down. This is one of a series of posts by FP bloggers looking back on the blog and bidding it farewell I joined the blog about 4 months after Jenny began it. It has meant a lot of different things to me. One major meaningful feature […]

In Memoriam: Anita Silvers (1940-2019)

We report with sadness the death of Professor Anita Silvers of San Francisco State University on Thursday, March 14, 2019. She was known for her work in aesthetics, bioethics, feminism, philosophy of justice, philosophy of disability, philosophy of law, and social and political philosophy. Dr. Silvers was the author of dozens of articles and author […]

CFA: NY SWIP

Should you&rsquod like to provide a paper-in-progress for discussion in a Spring 2019 SWIPshop, please submit an abstract (as much as 750 words) to swipshop@gmail.com by The month of january 20, 2019. To learn more concerning the New You are able to Society for ladies in Philosophy, visit: http://www.nyswip.net. We accept submissions of abstracts on […]