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Hilary Yancey


Hilary Yancey is a writer and philosopher living in Waco, Texas, where she is completing her PhD in philosophy at Baylor University. Her first book, Forgiving God: A Story of Faith was published by FaithWords in 2018. She is currently working on a series of creative essays about her experiences with postpartum depression. She hopes in the future to write philosophy for non-academic audiences, particularly about the philosophy of disability and the human person. Her husband Preston and three children (Jack, Junia, and Joanna) keep her on her toes.

Festival Years: 2020, 2021