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Gregoria Rosa Grigsby-Olson

Queer Diaspora Studies, Latinx & Caribbean Studies, Cultural Studies, Human Geography, Critical Theory

 

 

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Gregoria is broadly interested in race, empire, and sexuality, Central American & Caribbean cultures and geographies, and community and aesthetic archives. Her proposed dissertation is a queer diasporic history of the U.S. occupation of the Panama Canal Zone. She holds a BA in History and Theater from UC Santa Cruz (2013), an MA in History from The University of Chicago (2017), and an MA in Ethnic Studies from UC Berkeley (2020). She was raised in Oakland, California.

Advisor:

Lok Siu

Courses Assisted

Ethnic Studies 10AC: History of Race & Ethnicity in the North American West (Fall 2019)

Ethnic Studies 11AC: Introduction to Ethnic Studies (Fall 2020)

Chicano Studies 50: Introduction to Chicano History (Fall 2021)

Ethnic Studies 10AC: History of Race & Ethnicity in the North American West (Spring 2022)