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Lisa M. Martinez-Katout

M.A., Philosophy, University of California, Santa Cruz, August 2018.
Thesis: Embracing Light: The Apollonian- Dionysiac Genius in the Photographer 
Advisor: Samantha Matherne
Committee: Nico Orlandi, Karolina Karlic 
B.A., Philosophy and Legal Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2015-2017: Department Honors in Philosophy. 
A.A., Los Angeles Pierce College, 2013-2015.

Lisa is a Ph.D. student in philosophy and an Africana Studies certificate candidate at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to Penn, she received her B.A. in legal studies and philosophy and an M.A in philosophy at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Her primary interests are in philosophy of race, ethics, and metaphysics. Her secondary interests lie in philosophy of languge, philosophy of art, and aesthetics.

Research Interests

Philosophy of Race
Social and Political Philosophy
Philosophy of Social Science 
Philosophy of Art