Dr. Rebecca Lilly’s love of philosophy and writing shows in her academic accomplishments. She received her Philosophy B.A. from The College of William and Mary and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Cornell University. Rebecca then attended Princeton University, where she earned her Ph.D. in Philosophy.
She has been a lecturer at James Madison University and a visiting professor at Washington and Lee University. Dr. Lilly also writes poetry and has received numerous awards for her work. She won the Peregrine Smith Poetry Prize and a High Commendation from the Haiku Society of America for two written books. Dr. Lilly currently lives in Virginia.