Meet Our Visiting Scholars!
Sonja Thomas is an Assistant Professor of Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies at Colby College in Waterville, Maine. She is at Lehigh completing a book project on minority rights and women’s rights in postcolonial India. The book, The Politics of Belonging: Gender, Caste, Race and Religion in Postcolonial South Asia, focusses on the Syrian Christian community in Kerala, India. In the book, Sonja argues that the political...Read more
Evan Boyle talks about her work in the LGBTQ Community at Lehigh.
Zoe Shpiner talks about 'Break the Silence'.
Liz Pines talks about her role on campus and the importance of WGSS to the LGBTQ community.
Katie Johnston is a Massachusetts-based feminist public health and research professional. She approaches her work with a progressive, social justice-based lens, and she specializes in gender equity and sexual and reproductive health issues.
Currently, Katie works as the Program Associate for the Boston Women’s Workforce Council, a public-private partnership between the City of Boston under Mayor Martin J. Walsh's Administration, the...Read more
Assistant Professor of Religion Studies and Africana Studies, Monica R. MIller, has been named the new program Director of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies effective July 1. Miller holds research interests in religion in youth culture, popular culture, identity and difference, new black religious movements and theory and method in the study of religion. She earned her Ph.D. in Theology, Ethics, and Human Science from Chicago Theological...Read more