Sophie Lewis

Writer, Theorist, Teacher


Dr. Sophie Lewis lives in Philadelphia. Her work regularly appears in e.g., Harper’sn+1, The Drift, the London Review of BooksBoston Review, and the New York Times. You can support their writing here.

Sophie is an independent scholar, visiting at the Center for Research in Feminist, Queer, and Transgender Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. She is also a member of the teaching faculty of the Philadelphia branch of the Brooklyn Institute for Social Research.

Sophie is the author of Abolish the Family: A Manifesto for Care and Liberation (Verso Books, 2022) and of Full Surrogacy Now: Feminism Against Family (Verso Books, 2019), which Donna Haraway hailed as “the seriously radical cry for full gestational justice that I long for.” Sophie’s third book, Enemy Feminisms, is forthcoming from Haymarket Books.