Charlotte Witt is Professor of Philosophy and Humanities at the University of New Hampshire. She is the author of Substance and Essence in Aristotle and Ways of Being in Aristotle’s Metaphysics both published by Cornell University Press. She is the co-editor of A Mind of One’s Own: Feminist Essays on Reason and Objectivity and three other collections including Adoption Matters: Philosophical and Feminist Essays. Her most recent work includes a monograph The Metaphysics of Gender (Oxford 2011) and an edited volume Feminist Metaphysics: Explorations in the Ontology of Sex, Gender and the Self (Springer 2011). Website: http://pubpages.unh.edu/~cewitt/Site/About_Me.htm
Unfortunately Professor Witt cannot be present, but her paper will be read by Sally Haslanger.