561 S. Kilgo Circle
Atlanta, GA 30322
PhD, University of Texas at Austin, 1998
Research: Social and Political Philosophy, Feminist Theory, Ethics, Contemporary European Philosophy, and American Philosophy.
Selected Publications: Author of Democracy and the Political Unconscious (Columbia, 2008), Julia Kristeva (Routledge, 2003); Habermas, Kristeva, and Citizenship (Cornell, 2000). Co-editor of Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy (Fall 2007), Special Issue on Feminist Engagements in Democratic Theory and.Standing with the Public: the Humanities and Democratic Practice (Kettering, 1997). Articles and reviews published in The Good Society, the Journal of Speculative Philosophy, Philosophy and Social Criticism, Philosophy Today, the Higher Education Exchange, Semiotica, Signs, Constellations, Metaphilosophy, Ethics, Teaching Philosophy, Hypatia, and South Central Review.
Fellowships and Honors: Co-chair, the Public Philosophy Network; Associate and Principle Investigator, deliberative democracy research, the Kettering Foundation; Member of collaborative research project on Youth, New Media, and Citizenship, funded by the MacArthur Foundation and run by Professor Danielle Allen at the Institute for Advanced Study; Advisory Board Member, the American Philosophies Forum; Series Advisory Board Member, Indiana University Press American Philosophy Series; Member of the American Philosophical Associationís Committee on Public Philosophy (2005-2008); Chair (beginning 2006) and Member (2005-2008), Advocacy Committee of the Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy; Joseph P. Healey Endowment Research Grant,the University of Massachusetts Lowell (2002); Philosophy Department Teaching Award, University of Massachusetts Lowell (2001); Research Fellow, Center for Deliberative Polling, Department of Government, University of Texas at Austin, (1997-1998).
Associate Editor of the Kettering Review.