PhD Student, 2014-present
MAT, Special Education, Hamline University, 2014
BA,Theatre Arts, Mount Holyoke College, 2010
Allyse Knox-Russell is a PhD student in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Stony Brook University, with a graduate certificate in Art and Philosophy. Her research interests include feminist and queer theory, feminist ecological and science studies, environmental justice and health, and gender and race in education. Her dissertation, "Cultivating Futurities," will be an ethnographic study of women educators and land-based pedagogies in practice in New York and Minnesota, and she has a forthcoming chapter on the film Beasts of the Southern Wild in the edited collection, Affective Ecocriticism.