Editorial Staff

 Patti Duncan 


Patti Duncan, Oregon State University, Editor

Patti Duncan is a professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University where she specializes in women of color feminisms, transnational feminisms, and queer studies. She earned her PhD in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Emory University. Duncan is the author of Tell This Silence: Asian American Women Writers and the Politics of Speech, and co-editor of several book collections, including Mothering in East Asian Communities: Politics and Practices. Her work has been published in WSQ; Frontiers: A Journal of Women’s Studies; The Journal of the Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement; Atlantis: Critical Studies in Gender, Culture, and Social Justice; and Feminist Pedagogy, as well as many anthologies. She has served as Editor of Feminist Formations since 2016, and lives in Portland, Oregon.



Miranda Findlay, Oregon State University, Managing Editor

Miranda (she/her) is a Ph.D. candidate in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University. She received her M.A. in Literature and Pedagogy from Northern Michigan University. For her M.A. thesis, she examined the state of Michigan’s efforts in establishing equity for queer and trans K-12 students and educators in English Language Arts classrooms. In her doctoral research, she utilizes women-of-color feminist and queer theoretical perspectives to conduct textual analyses of mainstream media. Her work has been featured in Beyond the Margins: A Journal of Graduate Literary Scholarship. In her free time, Miranda enjoys binge-watching new television shows with her tuxedo kitty boy, Stevie.


aman agah, Oregon State University, Editorial Assistant

aman (they.she.او) is a Ph.D. student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University. aman's research explores personal narratives of home, grieving, and liminality as told through Iranian diasporic experiences and Farsi rhetorics. aman also loves horses, Radiohead, and film.


Eric Warren, Oregon State University, Editorial Assistant

Eric (They/He) is a Ph.D. student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University. Eric is from Upstate New York and recently moved to Corvallis. Eric received their M.A. in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at the University at Albany. Their thesis focused on state and federal surveillance and policing of trans* folx based on the idea of proper citizenship within the United States. His other interests focus on trans studies, queer theory, trans* affect, and trans* embodiment.


Editorial Board

Betty Harris, President of the Board, University of Oklahoma
Amy L. BrandzelUniversity of New Mexico
Jill M. BystydzienskiThe Ohio State University
Karma Chávez, University of Texas at Austin
Elora Halim Chowdhury, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Manisha Desai, Stony Brook University 
Laura G. Gutiérrez, University of Texas at Austin
Maurice Hamington, Portland State University
Priya KandaswamyMills College
Rebecca J. Lambert, Appalachia State University
Andrés C. LópezCarleton University
Londie T. MartinUniversity of Arkansas at Little Rock
Vivian M. MaySyracuse University
Heidi J. NastDePaul University
Nana Osei-KofiOregon State University
Stephanie TroutmanUniversity of Arizona


Advisory Board

Athena Athanasiou, Panteion University
Rosi Braidotti, Utrecht University
Charlotte Bunch, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Veena Das, Johns Hopkins University
Jill Dolan, Princeton University
Philomena Essed, Antioch University
Marilyn Frye, Michigan State University
Sandra Harding, University of California, Los Angeles
Mervat F. Hatem, Howard University
bell hooks, Berea College, in memoriam 
Aida Hurtado, University of California, Santa Cruz
Alison Jones, University of Auckland
Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy, University of Arizona
Michael Kimmel, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Amy Levin, Northern Illinois University
Valentine Moghadam, Northeastern University
Adela C. Licona, University of Arizona
Haideh Moghissi, York University
Rebecca Ropers-Huilman, University of Minnesota
Sue Rosser, San Francisco State University
Birgit Sauer, University of Vienna
Marian Sawer, Australian National University
Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Columbia University
Rebecca Wanzo, Washington 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