Hilary Yancey


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

Festival Years: 2020, 2021