A PIKSI Presentation
Visiting Speaker 2006
Linda Martín Alcoff
Professor of Philosophy, Women's Studies and Political Science, and Director of Women's Studies, Syracuse University
Linda Martín Alcoff is Professor of Philosophy, Women's Studies and Political Science and currently the Director of Women's Studies at Syracuse University. Her books and anthologies include Feminist Epistemologies (Routledge, 1993), Real Knowing: New Versions of the Coherence Theory (Cornell, 1996), Epistemology: The Big Questions (Blackwell, 1998),Thinking From the Underside of History (Rowman and Littlefield, 2000), and Singing in the Fire: Tales of Women in Philosophy (Rowman and Littlefield, 2003). She has written over fifty articles on topics concerning Foucault, sexual violence, the politics of knowledge, Latino/a identity, and gender and race identity. Her most recent book, Visible Identities: Race, Gender, and the Self (Oxford 2005) will be the focus of her 2006 PIKSI visit to Penn State University.
A FEAST project made possible by the generous support of the Rock Ethics Institute,
College of the Liberal Arts, and APA Board of Officers