Professor Sarah Hutton from York University studied at New Hall, Cambridge, one of only three colleges at that university which admitted women. She did her doctoral studies at The Warburg Institute, University of London. She has taught at Aberystwyth University in Wales and Middlesex University. The main focus of her research is Early Modern Philosophy and Intellectual History. Much of her work focuses on the neglected thinkers of this period, chiefly the Cambridge Platonists and Women Philosophers. Her publications include British Philosophers of the Seventeenth Century (2015) and, Anne Conway. A Woman Philosopher (2004). She has published many articles on Margaret Cavendish, Damaris Masham, Mary Astell and Émilie du Chatelet. She co-edited a collection of essays on Elisabeth of Bohemia with Sabrina Ebbersmeyer (2022). She is also part of the editorial group of TheNewHistoria.