Recent News

Transgender Studies Quarterly Volume 6, Issue 2
GWSS Assistant Professor Kemi Adeyemi has an article in Transgender Studies Quarterly, Volume 6, Issue 2. You can access the article "Oliverio Rodriguez's The Last Seduction/La Seducción Fatal (2015–): Activating the Obvious as Queer Technique," at Duke University Press.
Feminist Studies Vol. 45, No. 1
GWSS Assistant Professor Bettina Judd has an article in Feminist Studies, Vol. 45, No. 1 (2019). The title of her article is "Sapphire as Praxis: Toward a Methodology of Anger." You can access the article through JSTOR.
Feminist Studies Issue 45:1
Feminist Studies Issue 45:1 excerpt: "The latest issue of Feminist Studies opens with Stephanie Yingyi Wang's ethnographic study of companionate same-gender partnerships that appear to fulfill traditional familial expectations but actually create new family structures." Stephanie Yingyi Wang is a graduate student in the Department of Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies at the University of Washington.
Afro-Ecuadorian hip hop artist Black Mama
Kemi Adeyemi in the Jacob Lawrence Gallery
Kemi Adeyemi wants people to know that Black art is alive and well in Seattle — if you know where to look. Intellectual discourse on Black art in Seattle? She’s working on that.
Fabian Romero Indigenous Feminisms Program Intensely Indiqueer
Intensely Indigiqueer Poster From the Indigenous Feminisms Program: "Intensely Indiqueer" is the second and last night of programming the Indigenous Feminisms Program will offer this academic year. Last fall, we offered a highly successful evening with two Indigenous queer poets Billy-Ray Belcourt and Joshua Whitehead for the grand reveal of a Louie Gong blanket dedicated to the Indigenous LGBTQ community.
Christina Yuen Zi Chung receives Chester Fritz Fellowship
GWSS graduate student, Christina Yuen Zi Chung, received the Graduate School Chester Fritz International Research and Study Fellowship for 2019-2020. This fellowship will support Christina's ethnographic research in Hong Kong through its contemporary art production and its arts community.
Mediha Sorma receives Chester Fritz Fellowship
GWSS graduate student, Mediha Sorma, received the Graduate School Chester Fritz International Research and Study Fellowship to support her work on "Militant Mothers of the Kurdish Resistance: Statelessness, Mothering and Subaltern Politics in the Contemporary Turkish Nation State. Mediha will doing her field work in Istanbul during autumn quarter.
College to Career Event - May 9, 2019
College to Career Flyer Wondering what you can do with a GWSS degree?  Come check out the Career Panel brought to you by American Ethnic Studies, American Indian Studies and GWSS.  You will hear directly from recent graduates who have gone on to do amazing and sometimes even surprising things with their degrees.  Come get inspired and learn more about all the possibilities you can open with a degree in GWSS.