Sekhon, Gurkirat

Teaching Assistant
English

Plan Literature and Cultural Theory, PhD

Achieved Degrees
BS, Spanish Literature and World Language Instruction with ESL Minor and LACS Certificate - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2016
MA, Literature and Cultural theory with Women and Gender Studies Certificate - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2020

Interests
Crip Theory, Affect Theory, Postcolonial Theory, Critical Race Theory, Feminist Theory, Queer of Color Critique, Transnational Literature, Disability Studies, Trauma Studies, Autobiography Studies

Academic Awards
Sappenfield Fellowship, 2019
Chancellor’s Award, 2018
Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, 2017

Teaching Experience
English 101: Introduction to College Writing
English 102: College Writing and Research
LGBT+200: Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies
LGBT+ / Ethnic Studies 275: Queer Migrations