Karen Vintges is a University Lecturer in Political and Social Philosophy in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Amsterdam.

She has published Philosophy as Passion. The Thinking of  Simone de Beauvoir (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996 [originally in Dutch, 1992] ); De terugkeer van het engagement (Boom, 2003); Feminism and the Final Foucault  (D.Taylor / K.Vintges, Eds., Illinois University Press, 2004); Women, Feminism and Fundamentalism ( I. Dubel / K.Vintges, Eds., Amsterdam : SWP Publishers, 2007).

She is project leader of the NWO programme ‘Women and islam: New Perspectives’, and currently works on a project entitled Rewriting The Second Sex From a Global Perspective.    

Recent contributions:

 http://www.groene.nl/artikel/de-vijf-beste-romans-van-simone-de-beauvoir-volgens-karen-vintges

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fbj5-pTQ7aw / https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4OoQlNDKkE

Photowork: Women in Morocco by Núria Andreu

Dub Fx ‘no Rest For The Wicked’ feat Cade & Mahesh Vinayakram

Impressie van recente publicatie