Marcy Lascano

Marcy P. Lascano is Associate Professor of Philosophy at California State University Long Beach. Her primary research is in early modern philosophical theology and metaphysics. Her published work includes “Emilie du Châtelet on the Existence and Nature of God: An Examination of Her Arguments in Light of Their Sources” in the British Journal for the History of Philosophy 19(4) 2011: 739–756, “Mary Astell on the Existence and Nature of God,” in Feminist Interpretations of Mary Astell, edited by Penelope Weiss and Alice Sowaal (forthcoming Pennsylvania State University Press), and “Arguments for the Existence of God” in The Routledge Companion to 17th Century Philosophy, edited by Daniel Kaufman (forthcoming, Routledge 2015). She is the recipient of an NEH Fellowship for the 2015-2016 year to work on her book manuscript, Early Modern Women Philosophers: Cosmology to Human Nature.