Kelly Martin

PhD Student, Tulane University

Kelly Martin is a PhD student in philosophy at Tulane University. She is currently completing her dissertation, "Hume's Passion for Philosophy," which details philosophy's origin in the passion of curiosity and the insights it thus provides into the interplay of reason and passion in socio-political life. Her research interests include the epistemic foundations of early modern socio-political philosophy. She was a Mercatus Center Adam Smith fellow during the 2017-2018 academic year.