Editorial Staff

 Patti Duncan 

Patti Duncan, Oregon State University, Editor

Patti Duncan is associate professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University where she specializes in women of color feminisms, transnational feminisms, queer 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), co-producer/director of the documentary film, Finding Face, and co-editor of Mothering in East Asian Communities: Politics and Practices (Demeter Press). 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.



Carina Buzo 

Carina Buzo Tipton, Oregon State University, Managing Editor

Carina (she/her) is a 3rd year PhD student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University. Carina was born in Stockton, California to parents who experienced educational violence during racial desegregation in Texas and California in the 1960s. Her research areas are in feminist institutional change, generational educational trauma, and biographical historical fiction. Carina lives in Albany, Oregon with her partner and their 12 year old cat, Olive.






Miranda Findlay, Oregon State University, Editorial Assistant

Miranda (she/her) is a 2nd year Ph.D. student 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 LGBTQ+ K-12 students and educators in English Language Arts classrooms. Her other research projects focus on women-of-color feminist and queer analyses in media marketed towards adolescents and young adults.



Editorial Board

Betty Harris, President of the Board, University of Oklahoma
Amy L. BrandzelUniversity of New Mexico
Jill M. Bystydzienski, The Ohio State University
Karma Chávez, University of Texas at Austin
Elora Halim Chowdhury, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Manisha DesaiUniversity of Connecticut
Qwo-Li Driskill, Oregon State University
Laura G. Gutiérrez, University of Texas at Austin
Maurice Hamington, Portland State University
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