Editorial Staff

Patti_cropped.jpg Patti Duncan, Oregon State University, Editor

Patti Duncan is is Associate Professor and Coordinator of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University where she specializes in women of color feminisms, transnational feminisms, queer studies, feminist media studies, and motherhood studies. She earned her PhD in Women’s Studies at Emory University. Duncan is the author of Tell This Silence: Asian American Women Writers and the Politics of Speech (Univ. of Iowa Press, 2004), co-producer/director of the documentary film, Finding Face (2009), and co-editor of Mothering in East Asian Communities: Politics and Practices (Demeter Press, 2014). Her work has been published in Women’s Studies Quarterly, Frontiers: A Journal of Women’s Studies, The Journal of the Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement (JMI), and Atlantis: Critical Studies in Gender, Culture, and Social Justice, as well as many anthologies. Her current research focuses on narratives of rescue, migration, and motherhood in the global South. 


Rebecca Lambert Rebecca Lambert, Oregon State University, Managing Editor

Rebecca Lambert is a PhD student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University. She earned her BS in Public Affairs from Indiana University in 2001 and since then gained extensive experience in the public, private, and non-profit sectors. In 2016, Rebecca received her MA in Gender and Women’s Studies from Minnesota State University Mankato, where she conducted research focused on student social justice activism. Her research interests include anti-racist social movement organizing, feminist pedagogy, and feminist praxis. 


 LKMae_headshot2017finalsm.jpg LK Mae, Oregon State University, Editorial Assistant

LK Mae is a second year PhD student at Oregon State University. Their previous degrees include a BA in English from York University, and a BEd and MEd/Women's Studies specialization from Lakehead University. Coming from a background in graphic design and digital production has led to an interest in digital and material rhetorics. Research interests center around decolonizing methodology, Indigenous knowledge, spirituality, place based knowledge, cultural knowledge/praxis, queer identity, and the ways in which we find and create community.


Andrés López Andrés López, Oregon State University, Editorial Assistant

Andrés is a Latinx trans and queer writer, poet, musician, and scholar. His activism, pedagogy, work, and artistic projects center the lives and experiences of queer and trans folks of color. Andrés earned his BA in Liberal Arts and Sciences from Florida Atlantic University in 2011, and worked as an interpreter in community clinics for several years. He is a PhD student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University, where he also earned a MA in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies with a Minor in Queer Studies in 2016. For his MA thesis he created a biomythographical testimonio that weaves together multiple histories of the Guatemalan Civil War, indigenous stories of resistance in Guatemala, his family's stories during this time, and his own upbringing, as a healing praxis to deal with generational traumas.



Editorial Board

Jill M. Bystydzienski, President of the Board, The Ohio State University
Amy L. BrandzelUniversity of New Mexico
Manisha DesaiUniversity of Connecticut
Qwo-Li Driskill, Oregon State University
Laura G. Gutiérrez, University of Texas at Austin
Maurice Hamington, Portland State University
Betty HarrisUniversity of Oklahoma
Priya Kandaswamy, Mills College
Adela C. Licona, University of Arizona
Londie T. MartinUniversity of Arkansas at Little Rock
Vivian M. MaySyracuse University
Heidi J. NastDePaul University
Nana Osei-KofiOregon State University
Susan TalburtGeorgia State University
Stephanie TroutmanUniversity of Arizona


Advisory Board

Athena Athanasiou, Panteion University
Rosi BraidottiUtrecht University
Charlotte BunchRutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Veena DasJohns Hopkins University
Jill DolanPrinceton University
Philomena EssedAntioch University
Marilyn FryeMichigan State University
Sandra Harding, University of California, Los Angeles
Mervat F. HatemHoward University
bell hooksBerea College  
Aida HurtadoUniversity of California, Santa Cruz
Alison JonesUniversity of Auckland
Elizabeth Lapovsky KennedyUniversity of Arizona
Michael Kimmel, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Amy LevinNorthern Illinois University
Valentine MoghadamNortheastern University
Haideh MoghissiYork University
Rebecca Ropers-HuilmanUniversity of Minnesota
Sue RosserSan Francisco State University
Birgit SauerUniversity of Vienna
Marian SawerAustralian National University
Gayatri Chakravorty SpivakColumbia University

Rebecca WanzoWashington University in St. Louis

Founding Editor

Maryjo Wagner

Editors Emeritae

Maryjo Wagner
Patrocinio P. Schweickart
Margaret McFadden
Brenda Daly
Rebecca Ropers-Huilman
Adela C. Licona
Sandra K. Soto