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Kathryn Lawson


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Kate Lawson is a PhD candidate in philosophy at Queen’s University. Having attended the Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism at Western University for a Master’s degree, Kate has also attended summer schools including The School of Criticism and Theory at Cornell University to study vitalism with Branka Arsic and Tillburg University’s Philosophy Summer School to study nihilism with Simon Critchley. Kate’s work focuses on continental philosophy and religion and brings in an emphasis on Eastern religious thought, temporality, and ethics.


Lawson, Kathryn. "One Hand Clapping" in The Art of Anatheism: The Philosophy of Richard Kearney. Edited by Matthew Clemente and Richard Kearney. Rowman and Littlefield: London, forthcoming.

Lawson, Kathryn, and Rachel Bath. Introduction to and editors of Breached Horizons: The Philosophy of Jean-Luc Marion. Rowman and Littlefield: London, forthcoming.