February 9, 2021
Please join us in celebrating Valentine Day in AUCA Online Socrates Cafe with our honorable guest speaker Professor Skye Cleary this Friday, February 12th at 15:30. The topic of discussion is Romantic Love.
❓Skye C. Cleary PhD MBA is a philosopher and author of Existentialism and Romantic Love (Palgrave Macmillan 2015) and co-editor of How to Live a Good Life (Vintage 2020). She teaches at Columbia University, Barnard College, ThinkOlio, and previously at the City University of New York, the New York Public Library, and in a prison. Skye is former Editor-in-Chief of the American Philosophical Association's Blog, and advisory board member of Strategy of Mind, and certified fellow with the American Philosophical Practitioners Association.
Her works have been published with The Paris Review, Aeon, The Times Literary Supplement, TED-Ed, Los Angeles Review of Books, The Independent, The Huffington Post, The Conversation, Business Insider, New Republic, Quartz, Letras Libras, Institute of Art & Ideas, The Philosopher's Zone on ABC Radio National, The New Philosopher, The Amorist, YourTango, Womankind, Actualise Daily and others.
In July 2017, she won the New Philosopher Writers' Award. A selection of her writing can be found here. She was also a one-time philosophical DJ and her existential playlist can be found here.