The Racism of People You Love

The Racism of People You Love has just been selected as one of Oprah's books she can't wait to read in 2023 ! About the book: In this emotionally powerful and intellectually provocative blend of memoir, cultural criticism, and theory, scholar and essayist Samira Mehta reflects on many facets of...


Professor Mehta featured in CU Boulder Today

Resources from Gender Justice League

On campus resources: OVA (CU's Office of Victim Assistance); CAPS (Counseling and Psychiatric Services); Off campus resources: Safe Shelter of St. Vrain Valley ; 24/7 Crisis Line: 303.772.4422, Phone: 303.772.0432 SPAN (Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Non-violence) Hotline: 303.444.2424 email: 835 North Street, Boulder, CO 80304 MESA (Moving...

Queer Theory

Queer Theories Graduate Symposium--November 30th, 1-5pm!

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Gender Justice League Art for Healing--November 29th from 6-7:30pm!

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Routledge Handbook of Critical Kashmir Studies

About the author : Deepti Misri is an Associate Professor in the Women and Gender Studies Department at the University of Colorado Boulder. Book description: The Routledge Handbook of Critical Kashmir Studies presents emerging critical knowledge frameworks and perspectives that foreground situated histories and resistance practices to challenge colonial and...

Woman, Life, Freedom

#Woman, Life, Freedom-- Context, Symbolism, and Solidarity in the Iranian Women's Revolution: Thursday, October 20, 2022

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Nathan Alexander Moore's Novel Shortlisted for Santa Fe Writers Project Literary Award

Nathan Alexander Moore's novel Lifted has been Shortlisted for the 2022 Santa Fe Writers Project Literary Award . You can read about Professor Moore's work here .


Latinx Heritage Month Resources

In recognition of Latinx Heritage Month (September 15th - October 15th ) , we'd like to share with you this list of resources, collected by WGST professors Dr. Kristie Soares and Dr. Leila Gomez: Attend an Event – Bocadillos y Chisme Attention Latinx community! The Center for Inclusion and Social...

Nathan Alexander Moore

Welcome New Assistant Professor Nathan Alexander Moore

The Department of Women and Gender Studies is pleased to announce that Dr. Nathan Alexander Moore has joined our faculty as an assistant professor.  As a Black transfemme writer, scholar and educator, Dr. Moore's interdisciplinary work explores the nuances of Blackness, queerness and temporality. She applies both critical and creative...