Sarah Tyson

Sarah Tyson is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Affiliated Faculty of Women and Gender Studies at the University of Colorado Denver.  Her research focuses on questions of authority, history, and exclusion with a particular interest in voices that have been marginalized in the history of thinking.  She has published essays in Death and Other Penalties: Philosophy in a Time of Mass Incarceration (Fordham University Press, 2015), Deconstructing the Death Penalty: Derrida’s Seminars and the New Abolitionism (Fordham University Press, 2018), Feminist Philosophy Quarterly, Hypatia, Metaphilosophy, and Radical Philosophy Review.  She edited with Joshua Hall, Philosophy Imprisoned: The Love of Wisdom in the Age of Mass Incarceration (Lexington, 2014) and wrote Where Are the Women? Why Expanding the Archive Makes Philosophy Better (Columbia University Press, 2018). She is co-host (with Robert Talisse, Carrie Figdor, and Alexus McLeod) of New Books in Philosophy, a podcast channel with the New Books Network.


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