Taking philosophy beyond the ivory tower

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Podcasting

I fell in love with podcasting in the Winter 2020 “Podcasting the Humanities” workshop, run by the National Humanities Center in conjunction with the Digital Humanities Center at San Francisco State University. 

I’m a 2022 Marc Sanders Media Fellow for Podcasting.

 

Neurodiving: a philosophy podcast about neurodiversity

Co-produced with Amelia Hicks (Kansas State University)

Neurodiving is a public philosophy project that explores philosophical mysteries about neurodivergence. The first season of Neurodiving is currently in development, and will focus on autism spectrum conditions.

 

 

Past projects

 

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National High School Ethics bowl

 

NHSEB challenges high school students to engage in nuanced discussion of difficult ethical dilemmas

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    • Judge: since 2016
      • North Carolina Regional
      • Connecticut Regional
      • Alabama Regional
      • DePauw Summer Invitational
      • Nationals
    • Case writer: since 2018

 

 

 


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Other public Outreach projects

  • Swannanoa Women’s Correctional Facility, Philosophy Correspondence Project (2020-2021)
  • Carolina Meadows Retirement Community, philosophy discussion group leader (2015-2018)
  • Philosophy CafĂ© at Mystery Brewing, series organizer (2017-2018)
  • Maynard Adams Public Humanities Fellow (2016-2017)
  • Philosophy @ the Movies: BeyoncĂ©’s Lemonade, event organizer (Sept. 2016)