Marianne Hirsch Co-Director

Marianne Hirsch is the William Peterfield Trent Professor of English and Comparative Literature and of Sexuality and Gender Studies at Columbia University.

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Diana Taylor Co-Director

Diana Taylor is University Professor and Professor of Performance Studies and Spanish at New York University.

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Susan Meiselas Co-Organizer

Susan Meiselas is a documentary photographer and author of Carnival Strippers (1976), 

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Lorie Novak Co-Organizer

Lorie Novak’s photographs, installations, and Internet projects explore issues of 

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Laura Wexler Co-Organizer

Laura Wexler is co-Principal Investigator of the Women, Religion and Globalization project. 

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Lee Xie Project Manager

Lee Xie is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Spanish & Portuguese at New York University. 

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Lex Taylor Web Design & Development

Lex is a multimedia artist specializing in illustration, design, video, and photography.

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Workshop Leaders

George Emilio Sanchez Workshop Leader

george emilio sanchez is a writer, performance artist and social activist 

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María Jose Contreras Lorenzini Workshop Leader

María Jose Contreras Lorenzini is a Chilean performance artist and scholar. 

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Kamal Badhey Workshop Leader

Kamal Badhey (she/her) is a photographer, artist-educator and independent curriculum designer 

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Noni Carter Workshop Leader

Noni Carter is a historical and speculative fiction author. 

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Jordan Corine Cruz Workshop Leader

Jordan Corine Cruz (b. 1993) is a Puerto Rican interdisciplinary artist 

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Carina del Valle Schorske Workshop Leader

Carina del Valle Schorske is a writer and translator 

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Curators

Alo Gorozpe Artist, Curator and Community Organizer

Alo Gorozpe is an artist, curator and community organizer. Born in Mexico City,  Alo has a bachelor in Architecture from Universidad Iberoamericana (México City) 

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Işın Önol Curator, Educator, Writer

Isin Önol is a curator and writer based in New York. She has been working as an independent curator (predominantly in the USA, Austria and Turkey) since 2009.

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Public Humanities and Arts Graduate Fellows

Luis Rincon Alba [NYU]:

Luis Rincon Alba is a Colombian artist and scholar based in New York City since 2010. 

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Linda Aristondo [Columbia]:

Linda Aristondo is a Latina bilingual woman of color and attorney championing the needs of vulnerable populations. 

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Gabriel Carle [NYU]:

Gabriel Carle (San Juan, 1993) completed a B.A. in Escritura Creativa at Universidad de Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, 

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Bárbara Pérez Curiel [NYU]:

Bárbara Pérez Curiel is a Ph.D. student at New York University’s Department of Spanish and Portuguese. 

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Mia Florin-Sefton [Columbia]:

Mia Florin-Sefton is a Ph.D. candidate and University Writing Instructor in the English & Comparative Literature Department 

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Fadila Habchi [Yale]:

Fadila Habchi received her B.A from the City College of New York and her PhD from Yale University. 

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Kristin Hankins [Yale]:

Kristin Hankins is a Ph.D. candidate in American Studies at Yale University. She holds a B.A. in Urban Studies

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Nancy Ko [Columbia]:

Nancy Ko is a scholar of race, capital, and migration working at the intersection of Jewish and Middle East Studies. 

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Leah Kogen-Elimeliah [City College of New York]

Leah Kogen-Elimeliah is a poet, essayist, short story and nonfiction writer from Moscow, 

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Aya Labanieh [Columbia]:

Aya Labanieh is a Ph.D. candidate in the English and Comparative Literature Department, 

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Guilherme Meyer [NYU/SSHRC, Canada]:

I’m a PhD candidate and teaching assistant in the Department of English at New York University. 

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Laura Salvatore [City College of New York]

Laura Salvatore is a poet, currently pursuing her MFA in Creative Writing at The City College of New York, 

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Sylivia Juliana RT

Sylvia Juliana RT is a Colombian documentary photographer, sociologist, and researcher 

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Luca Figari

Luca A Castro Figari is a performance and cultural theorist, organizer, survivor and healer,

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