Richardson-Self, Louise Victoria
Louise Richardson-Self is a PhD candidate at the School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry, University of Sydney. Her first peer-reviewed article appeared in Australian Feminist Studies in 2012, titled ‘Questioning the Goal of Same-Sex Marriage’. Louise has also undertaken part of her research at the Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies, based at Universiteit Utrecht. Her research interests include contemporary political philosophy, feminist theory, and French feminist philosophy – particularly the later work of Luce Irigaray.
ArticlesIntroduction This article argues in favour of same-sex marriage, but only under certain conditions. Same-sex marriage ought to be introduced in the Australian context in order to remedy the formal inequalities between lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) citizens and their heterosexual/cisgendered counterparts. One common method of...Read more