Feminist known for her book A Cyborg Manifesto: Science, Technology, and Socialist-Feminism in the Late Twentieth Century from 1985.
She studied Evolutionary Philosophy at the Fondation Teilhard de Chardin on a Fulbright Scholarship.
She received the J.D. Bernal Award in 2000 from the Society for Social Studies of Science.
She was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. Her father wrote about sports for The Denver Post. Her mother died when Haraway was only 16.
She and accomplished author Jane Smiley were both Fulbright Scholars.