Juliann Anesi

Juliann Anesi

Juliann Anesi

Assistant Professor


Gender Studies

Office: 1312 Rolfe Hall

Email: janesi@ucla.edu

Phone: 310-825-7186

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Juliann Anesi is an Assistant Professor of Gender Studies at the University of California – Los Angeles. Her research interests include disability and indigeneity, educational policies, and decolonial feminisms. As a community educator and activist, she has also worked with non-profit organizations and schools in American Sāmoa, California, Hawai ́i, New York and Sāmoa. Juliann’s work has appeared in venues including Disability and the Global South, Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600 to 2000; and Disability & Society. She is currently at work on a book manuscript, Tautua: Women’s Disability Activism in Sāmoa

Research Interests

Disability Studies; Inclusive Education Pedagogies; Decolonial Feminisms; Native Pacific Studies; Indigeneity and Ableism; Interdisciplinarity