On May 2nd, 2019, we celebrated the research of our graduating seniors enrolled in GWS 4301: Postcolonial and Decolonial Feminisms. The following students participated:
Taylor Hochwarth - "Bodies and Borders: A Queer Feminist Engagement“
Leah Wingenroth - “Spaces Beyond and In-between: Examining the Value of Creative Writing in Postcolonial Theory”
Steph Holt - “La Pachamama: Reimagining ‘Ecofeminism’ in the Ecuadorian Amazon”
Cadesha Clarke - “The Decolonial Politics of Curry”
Rylee Govoreau - “Decriminalizing Gendered Violence: A Critique of Carceral Feminism and a Postcolonial Examination of the Construction of the Criminal Body”
Val DiGiacomo - "Diasporas, Art and Queer Imaginings"
Jesse Hennessee - "Challenging the Oppressive Silencing and Censorship of Racism: Black Voices Speaking Openly about their Lived Experiences“
Sope Kahn - “Queering Clay Bodies”
GWS congradulates these students on graduation and successfully presenting these research papers!