Friederike Schmitz
Friederike Schmitz © Hannes Jung
Friederike Schmitz studied philosophy; after completing her PhD in theoretical philosophy, she has mostly worked on the ethics and politics of human-animal relations. She is editor of Tierethik. Grundlagentexte (2014) and is currently undertaking a research project on “Animals in Political Theory” at Freie Universität Berlin. In addition, she has been active for several years in self-organized groups of the animal rights/animal liberation and environmental movements.