Johanna Luttrell - University of Houston
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Johanna Luttrell

Johanna Luttrell

Honors College Faculty


Johanna Luttrell is a political philosopher who also works in the Hobby School of Public Affairs. She specializes in the philosophy of race and feminist philosophy, with special concentrations in human rights, global justice, transnational feminisms, and social movements. Her book, published in 2019, is titled "White People and Black Lives Matter: Ignorance, Empathy, and Justice." She has also published on restorative justice and global poverty. She went to DePaul University in Chicago for her undergraduate degree and received her doctorate from the University of Oregon. She is president of the board for the Oxford Consortium for Human Rights.