I specialize in history of sexuality and gender, primarily 20th century United States. My research and teaching focuses on feminist, queer, and transgender social movements and theory.
- PhD - 1999, University of Minnesota, Department of History
- MA - 1992, University of Minnesota, Comparative Studies in Discourse and Society
- BA - 1987 Swarthmore College, Religious Studies, Asian Studies.
|Transfeminist Perspectives: In and Beyond Transgender and Gender Studies (editor). (Temple University Press, 2012). View Book Details
|Finding the Movement: Sexuality, Contested Space, and Feminist Activism. (Duke University Press, 2007). View Book Details
- "Transfeminist Perspectives on History and Pedagogy" Process: A Blog for American History, September 1, 2016. View Interview
- "Translation" Transgender Studies Quarterly Vol 1 Issue 1-2 (Summer 2014)
- “The Education of Little Cis: Binary Gender and the Discipline of Opposing Bodies” in The Transgender Studies Reader Volume 2. Routledge Press, 2012.
- “Unlikely Sex Change Capitols of the World: Trinidad, United States, and Tehran, Iran, as Twin Yardsticks of Homonormative Liberalism” (with Elizabeth Bucar). Feminist Studies, 37:2 (Summer) 2011.
- "Smuggling Sex Throough the Gates: Race, Sexuality, and Contested Space in Second Wave Feminism," American Quarterly vol. 55 number 4 (December) 2003.
- "Taking Over Domestic Space: The Battered Women's Movement and Public Protest, 1971-1985" in Van Grosse and Richard Moser, eds., The World the Sixties Made: Politics and Culture in Recent America. Temple University, 2003.
- Simon Fisher
- Chris Hommerding
- Andrew Shaffer