Genealogy, Terrorism, and the "Relays" of Thought

  • Sarah K. Hansen

Author Biography

Sarah K. Hansen
Sarah K Hansen is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at California State University, Northridge, specializing in continental philosophy, feminist philosophy, and ethics. Their writings have appeared in Philosophy Today, philoSOPHIA: A Journal of Continental Feminism, Journal of French and Francophone Philosophy, and the International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics. Sarah is also co-editor of New Forms of Revolt: Essays on Kristeva’s Intimate Politics (State University of New York Press, 2017 and co-founder and co-director of The Kristeva Circle, an academic organization dedicated to promoting research on the work of Julia Kristeva.


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