Hypatia Special Issues

Hypatia typically publishes two guest-edited issues a year on specific topics or themes. We welcome proposals for special issues. If you are interested in proposing a special issue, cluster, or symposia, please see these special issue proposal guidelines.

Forthcoming Special Issues and Clusters

Volume 31, Number 2
Cluster on Latina Feminist Philosophy

Volume 32, Number 3
Contested Terrains: Women of Color and Third World Women, Feminisms, and Geopolitics

Volume 32, Number 1
Feminist Love Studies in the 21st Century
Guest Editors: Ann Ferguson and Margaret Toye

Previous Special Issues

Volume 30, Number 1, Winter 2015
New Conversations in Feminist Disability Studies
Guest Editor: Kim Q. Hall


Volume 30, Number 3, Summer 2015


Guest Edited by Susanne Lettow


Volume 29, Number 4
Cluster on Wollstonecraft


Volume 29, Number 3, Summer 2014

Climate Change

Guest Editors: Chris Cuomo and Nancy Tuana


Volume 29, Number 1, Winter 2014

Interstices: Inheriting Women of Color Feminist Philosophy

Guest Editor: Kristie Dotson

Volume 28, Number 2, Spring 2013
Crossing Borders
Guest Editor: Sally J. Scholz

Volume 27, Number 3, Summer 2012
Animal Others (show/hide description)
Guest Editors: Lori Gruen and Kari Weil
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Volume 26, Number 4, Fall 2011
FEAST Special Issue: Responsibility and Identity in Global Justice (show/hide description)
Guest Editor: Diana Tietjens Meyers
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Volume 26, Number 3, Summer 2011
Ethics of Embodiment (show/hide description)
Guest Editors: Debra Bergoffen and Gail Weiss
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Volume 25, Number 4, Fall 2010
25th Anniversary Special Issue: Feminist Legacies / Feminist Futures (show/hide description)
Hypatia Anniversary Retrospective Virtual Issue here
Guest Editors: Lori Gruen and Alison Wylie
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Volume 25, Number 3, Summer 2010
Feminist Biotechnologies Special Cluster (show/hide description)
Guest Editors: Marin Gillis and Inmaculada de Melo-Marti
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Volume 25, Number 1, Winter 2010
FEAST Special Issue: Current Work in Feminist Ethics and Social Theory (show/hide description)
Guest Editor: Diana Tietjens Meyers
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Volume 24, Number 3, Summer 2009
Transgender Studies and Feminism: Theory, Politics, and Gendered Realities
Guest Editors: Talia Bettcher and Ann Garry
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Follow this link for a complete list of special issues from 1984 through 2014.