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Alum Spotlight: Rhiana Gunn-Wright
I still remember the day that I decided to declare my double major in African American Studies and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. A few people had tried to dissuade me from combining the two, and I was nervous that this meeting would be the final, definitive “no.” But when I told Maria Trumpler about my plans—including my desire to pursue a joint concentration on black women and black feminism—she just said, “That sounds great. Let’s see how we can make that happen.” I finally had a yes, and it was a yes that changed my scholarship and my life ...
Welcome Vanessa Agard-Jones
Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies is pleased to announce that we have successfully completed a search for a new Assistant Professor in the field of gender, sexuality, and transnational migration in the global south. Vanessa Agard-Jones will be joining us as our newest faculty member. Vanessa is a political anthropologist, specializing in the study of gender and sexuality in the African diaspora ...
WGSS Graduate Qualification
by Jill Campbell
“Interdisciplinarity” is a frequently-cited aim for innovative scholarship in our time; and yet, given the deeply-embedded methodological assumptions and demands of individual disciplines, it is an aim that remains elusive and difficult to achieve ...
WGSS Speaker Series
Focusing on Gender, Sexuality, and New Media, the Speaker Series for Spring 2013 addressed how social relations are being altered in relation to the forms of social, political, and economic life inaugurated by the advent of digital and communication technologies.
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Recent Publications by WGSS Faculty Members
WGSS congratulates our affiliated faculty members who have published their recent scholarship.
For a full listing of books and materials published by WGSS Faculty, please visit the Faculty Book Shelf at http://wgss.yale.edu/books/faculty-books
Recent news by or about the WGSS and LGBT community
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