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Alisa Bierria

Alisa Bierria is an assistant professor in the Department of Gender Studies at UCLA. A Black feminist philosopher, Alisa’s writing and collaborative projects focus on racialized gender violence and critical acts of survival. She is developing a manuscript entitled, Missing in Action: Agency, Race, & Invention, which explores how intention is imagined and invented within […]


Ladan Zarabadi

Ladan Zarabadi (she/her/hers) received her M.A. in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) and her Ph.D. in Architecture from University of Cincinnati (UC). Her interdisciplinary research projects highlight the influence of patriarchal systems (and feminist activism as a response) on shaping urban public spaces and built environments. In her architectural doctoral dissertation, she examined how institutionalized […]


Kristen Dorsey

Kristen Dorsey is a doctoral student in the Department of Gender Studies at UCLA. She is a citizen of the Chickasaw Nation and was born and raised on Tongva land (Los Angeles). She earned a B.F.A from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, and a B.A. in American Studies from Tufts University with […]


Ludmila Porto

I have a Master and a Ph.D in linguistics from the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Brazil. I am a member of the research group Language, Society, Health and Labor, at UFPE. Currently, I am concerned with understanding how gender studies might be helpful in dealing with contemporary political challenges in Brazil, especially how authoritarianism […]


David Preciado

David Preciado received his J.D. from UC, Irvine Law School in Spring 2021.  While in law school, he worked for the Immigrant Justice Clinic where he assisted clients with expungements, green card renewals, and asylum applications.  Prior to law school David worked for five years in NYC and LA for nonprofits that provide free legal assistance […]


Gender Studies 2021 Commencement Keynote Address by Professor Angela Y. Davis

Commencement Address 2021 and Visiting Professor in Gender Studies Spring 2021 graduate seminar, “Feminism in the Black Radical Tradition” Distinguished Professor Angela Y. Davis: Video Link   Bio: Through her activism and scholarship over many decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in movements for social justice around the world.  Her work as an educator […]


Gender Studies Commencement Saturday June 12th 12:00pm

UCLA Department of Gender Studies Commencement 2021  Distinguished Professor Angela Y. Davis, Keynote Address Saturday, June 12th – 12pm Link to virtual ceremony: StageClip | Gender Studies   Gender Studies Commencement Program Booklet 2021


Palestinian Feminist Collective: “A Love Letter to our People in Palestine

A Love Letter to Our People Struggling in Palestine, Your relentless will to remain on the land is a source of inspiration, perseverance, and fortitude. Once again, Palestinians from the far north to the far south of our homeland are defying settler colonialism’s attempts to partition land and people. From the Galilee to Gaza you […]