Lenore Wright

Associate Professor & Director, Baylor Interdisciplinary Core
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J. Lenore Wright, Ph.D., is the Director of the Academy for Teaching and Learning (ATL) and Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies & Philosophy at Baylor University. As director of the ATL, she facilitates faculty development programs and acts as a liaison with Deans and Departmental Chairs. Wright's scholarly interests include theories and representations of the self and feminist philosophy. In 2006, she published The Philosopher's 'I': Autobiography and the Search for the Self. Other select publications include "Becoming a (Wonder) Woman: Feminism, Nationalism, and the Ambiguity of Female Identity" in Wonder Woman and Philosophy (2017), "Sameness and Difference: Simone de Beauvoir and the Question of Female Identity" in Identity, Freedom, and Responsibility, ed. Fernando di Mieri, Edizioni Ripostes (2017), "From 'I' to 'We': Acts of Agency in Simone de Beauvoir’s Philosophical Autobiography" in Philosophy of Autobiography (2015), and "Who's Afraid of Naomi Wolf: Feminism in Post-feminist Culture" in Feminism and Popular Culture (2013). Wright is also engaged in the scholarship of teaching and learning and teaching-related initiatives. She has published in Teaching Philosophy and the Journal of Interactive Instruction Development. She is an academic consultant for the International Organization for Student Success, publisher of the College Portfolio for Success. She received Baylor's Outstanding Professor Award at Baylor in 2008-09 for distinctive teaching.

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