Lynette Dixon

Lynette Dixon

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Lynette Dixon (she/her/hers) earned a Bachelor of Arts in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality from Emory University and a Master of Arts in African American and African Students from The Ohio State University. As a doctoral student at UCLA, her research utilizes black feminist thought, performance theory, and hip-hop studies to explore the techniques of embodiment Black women in popular culture employ to navigate, contest, and innovate performances of gender and sexuality.

Research Interests

Black Feminism, Hip-Hop Studies, Performance Studies, Aesthetics, Psychoanalysis, and Queer of Color Critique.