Women's and Gender Studies

Graduate Students

Meet our amazing Gender & Social Justice Studies MA students!

Charlene Campo  

Tanya Friesen 
Anthony Goertz Social justice, film & media

Paige Gorsak Sexual assault; affect theory; feminist legal theory; transformative justice; prison abolitionism; anti-racist feminisms; environmental feminisms

Dana Hankinson   

Seyedehbehnaz Hosseini 
Esra Kazanbas  Sexuality & body politics in the modern Middle East; how nation state is built upon women's bodies

Roman Leksikov                               

Queer criminology; queer oppression (context: criminal & social injustice); toxic masculinity; toxic masculinity & violence in places of imprisonment & detention; violence & property redistribution in post-socialist era; hate crimes in eastern Europe & the world

Angela Lieu
Sabrina Mussieux 
Natalie Rzeszutek 
Tara Sliwkanich

Settler colonialism, decolonization, anti-racism education/pedagogy, and cultural memory.

Anne Thomas 
Gabrielle Warner
Politics of representation; prison abolitionism; harm reduction approaches; feminist ethics of care; cultural studies; anarcha-feminism

Samantha Wesch
Kant; Foucault; philosophy of sexuality; philosophy of popular culture; rap (Eminem); logic

Kayleigh Wiebe
Miraaj Yousif
Women & Islam (terrorism, Sharia Law, feminism & Islam); rape culture; forced rape marriages; stigmatization of Muslim women