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Lisa Kemmerer is a philosopher-activist dedicated to working against oppression, whether on behalf of the environment, nonhuman animals, or disempowered human beings. She has hiked, biked, kayaked, backpacked, and traveled widely, and her books include In Search of Consistency: Ethics and Animals (Brill 2006), Animals and World Religions (Oxford 2011), Sister Species: Women, Animals, and Social Justice (U. of Illinois Press, 2011), Call to Compassion: Reflections on Animal Advocacy and World Religions (Lantern 2011), Speaking Up for Animals: An Anthology of Women's Voices (Paradigm 2012), and Primate People: Saving Nonhuman Primates through Education, Advocacy, and Sanctuary (U. of Utah P:ress, 2011). Kemmerer holds a B.A. in international studies from Reed College, an MTS in comparative religions from Harvard Divinity, and a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Glasgow, Scotland. She is currently associate professor of philosophy and religions at Montana State University Billings.