Natalie Symons

Natalie Symons
Natalie Symons is a rising senior at Patrick Henry College, where she is studying Political Theory. She enjoys philosophy, literature, theology, knitting, music for two pianos, conversing with those she loves, and staring at the ceiling pensively. Natalie lives in Northern Virginia with her husband, Caleb.

Recent Essays

Toward Philosophy of Birth? A Review of Natality

For Banks, the glory of natality is not that it is a passage into the world for something or someone else, but that birth is a tool for our own self-creation, whether that be through materializing other people in our bodies or projecting our ideas and actions onto the world.