Jonathan Balcombe is a biologist, Director of Animal Sentience with the Humane Society Institute for Science and Policy, and the author of What A Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of our Underwater Cousins, as well as Second Nature: The Inner Lives of Animals, and three other books of natural science.
Harry Brown is Foundation Professor Emeritus of English at Eastern Kentucky University, and the author of In Some Households the King is Soul and many other books of poetry.
Graciela Chichilnisky is Professor of Economics and of Statistics, and Director of the Columbia Consortium for Risk Management at Columbia University.
Lee Alan Dugatkin is Professor and University Scholar in the Department of Biology at The University of Louisville, and the author of Jefferson and the Giant Moose, The Altruism Equation, and other books on the evolution of social behavior and natural science.
Robert George is McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, and the author of Conscience and Its Enemies, In Defense of Natural Law, and many other books on philosophy and jurisprudence.
Julie Hensley is Associate Professor in the Department of English and Theatre at Eastern Kentucky University, and the author of Landfall: A Ring of Stories.
Chris Jackson is Art Director at Bullhorn Creative.
Erik Liddell is Associate Professor of Languages, Cultures and Humanities, Faculty Fellow in the Honors Program, and Coordinator of the Chautauqua Lecture Series at Eastern Kentucky University.
Lisa B. Markowitz is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Louisville.
Trinh T. Minh-ha is Professor of Rhetoric and Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of California at Berkeley, and the author of Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared, D-Passage, and Elsewhere, Within Here: Immigration, Refugeeism and the Boundary Event.
Laura Newhart is Associate Professor and former Chair of Philosophy and Religion at Eastern Kentucky University.
Minh Nguyen is Professor of Philosophy and Religion, Director of the Asian Studies Program, and former Coordinator of the Chautauqua Lecture Series at Eastern Kentucky University.
Matthew Pianalto is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Eastern Kentucky University, and the author of On Patience: Reclaiming a Foundational Virtue.
Esther E. Randall is Director of the Fred Parker Giles Art Gallery, and Professor of Art and Design at Eastern Kentucky University.
Peter Singer is Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, a Laureate Professor at the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics at the University of Melbourne, and the author of Ethics in the Real World: 82 Brief Essays on Things That Matter plus many other books on ethics and animals.
Justin E. H. Smith is University Professor of the History and Philosophy of Science at the Université Paris Diderot—Paris VII, and the author of Nature, Human Nature, and Human Difference and The Philosopher: A History in Six Types.
Young Smith is Associate Professor of English at Eastern Kentucky University, and the author of In a City You Will Never Visit.
Dorothy Moseley Sutton is Professor of English at Eastern Kentucky University, and the author of Modern Odyssey, Backing into Mountains, and Startling Art: Darwin and Matisse.
Frank X Walker is a former Kentucky Poet Laureate, and the author of Affrilachia and Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evars, among other collections of poems.
Carol Kaesuk Yoon is an ecologist and evolutionary biologist, a writer for the New York Times, and the author of Naming Nature: The Clash between Instinct and Science.
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