I’m philosophy’s crazy ex-girlfriend. I'm a writer and academic. Here’s a summary CV.
My second book on love is forthcoming with Polity.
My work has appeared in and/or been covered by:
Canada Research Chair in Philosophy at the University of British Columbia
Principal Investigator on the SSHRC funded project The Nature of Love
Co-Investigator on the John Templeton Foundation funded project Knowledge Beyond Natural Science
A member of The Invisible College
I am working towards an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of British Columbia.
I have a PhD from Trinity College, Cambridge, and have held academic posts at the University of St Andrews, the Australian National University, the University of Michigan, the University of Nottingham, and the University of Aberdeen. For more information about my academic career, see my full academic CV.
Recent Awards and Honours
I won one of the 2016 American Philosophical Association Public Philosophy Op Ed Contest awards.
My poem “Fourteen” was a finalist for the 2018 Malahat Review Far Horizons Poetry Award.
My short story “The Woman at Home” won the New Philosopher Writers’ Award XXI.