Episode 028: David Livingstone Smith on Dehumanization
Myisha Cherry chats with philosopher David Livingstone Smith about dehumanization, it's history, the role of race in dehumanizing practices, how monsters are made, and more. David is a professor of philosophy at the University of New England. He is the author of 7 books including Less Than Human: Why We Demean, Enslave and Exterminate Others (St. Martin's Press, 2011). He is currently working on Making Monsters: The Uncanny Power of Dehumanization.