Iris Marion Young

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Birthday
2, 1949
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 1, 2006 (57)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1949
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 1, 2006 (57)

About

Philosopher and educator who was remembered for her research on feminism, gender studies, and social theory.

Before Fame

She obtained her Ph.D. from Pennsylvania State University in 1974.

Trivia

Her incredible contributions and accomplishments were commemorated by Penn State University when it established the Iris Marion Young Diversity Scholar Award, which was aimed at nurturing and celebrating young talent in the field of philosophy.

Family Life

Her family was residing in New York when she was born.

Associated With

She and film actor Nate Parker both attended Pennsylvania State University.