Amy Allen is Liberal Arts Research Professor of Philosophy and head of the Philosophy Department at Pennsylvania State University. She is the author of The Power of Feminist Theory: Domination, Resistance, Solidarity and The Politics of Our Selves: Power, Autonomy, and Gender in Contemporary Critical Theory, and she is the editor of the Columbia University Press series New Directions in Critical Theory.
Proving the Impossibility of Progress
The worst thing one can say about critical theory is that sometimes it doesn't listen. In that sense Amy Allen is faithful to her chosen tradition...