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Femme Scholars Series with Laura Brightwell

14 April 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Resistance and Reinvention: Femmes’ Negotiations of Cultural Discourses About Femininity


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Laura Brightwell is a PhD candidate in Gender, Feminist, & Womens Studies at York University. She is a recipient of the Provost Dissertation Scholarship and a SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship. She researches femme marginalization through the lens of storytelling. Laura is interested in the intersections of queer theory and lived experiences and bridging the gap between academic and non-academic knowledge production. Her work has been published in Feminist Media Studies, Journal of Lesbian Studies, feral feminisms, and Gender Hate Online: Understanding the New AntiFeminism.