Intersections of environmental, economic, and political issues impacting female sexuality within society; gender non-conformity in relation to its revolutionary role in undermining sexism.
Sexual violence prevention; women in leadership; women in politics
Hernandez, Stephanie (2014 Graduate)
Hill, Chelsea (2016 Graduate)
Hurley, Pat (2016 Graduate)
Jia, Bo (2015 Graduate)
Little, Mahaliah Ayana (2016 Graduate)
Black Women's studies; media and popular culture; hip hop; sexuality; gender; the power of words/reinforcing images.
Transgender theory; transgender status in various parts of the world; sexuality outside of hetero and LGB ideas of human sexuality; alternative sexualities.
Race, space, and the prison; the roles of midwives and healers of color in abolitionist and decolonial struggles; reproductive freedom, healing justice, plant knowledges.
Reed, Erica (2015 Graduate)
Gender and sexuality issues in K-12 education and music education; the fat/skinny dichotomy in Western cultures and the rise of the “curvy” woman; representations of gender and sexuality in popular culture and its effects on youth.
Restrepo, Isabella (2015 Graduate)
Social ramifications of gender non-conformance in Western cultures.
St. George, Michelle (2015 Graduate)
Washington, Carolyn (2016 Graduate)
International frameworks such as United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 and the Women, Peace and Security agenda; sexual and gender-based violence, especially during conflict; women in the military; and masculinities.
African American studies; postcolonial theory; role of art and creation in incarcerated communities; prison abolition; and the pluralization of knowledges.