Women's Studies Faculty Research and Artistry

Gulsat Aygen
Professor of English, and Women's Studies Faculty Affiliate

  • Aygen, Gulsat. English Grammar: A Descriptive Linguistic Approach. (Kendall Hunt Publishing, 2014).

Elvia Arriola
Professor of Law, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Arriola, Elvia. "No Hay Mal Que Por Bein No Venga: A Journey to Healing by a Latina Law Professor," in Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia, Gabriella Gutierrez Y Muhs, Yolanda Flores Niemann, Carmen G. Gonzaelez, and Angela P. Harrix, eds. (Utah State University Press, 2012).
  • Arriola, Elvia. "Queering the Painted Ladies: Gender, Race, Class, and Sexual Identity at the Mexican Border in the Case of Two Paulas." Seattle Journal for Social Justice 1.3 (Oct. 2012).
  • Arriola, Elvia. "Accountability for Murder in the Maquiladoras: Linking Corporate Indifference to Gender Violence at the U.S. Mexico Border." Seattle Journal for Social Justice 5.2 (Oct. 2012)

Kate Cady
Associate Professor of Communication, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

Ciallella, Louise. Quixotic Modernists coverLouise Ciallella
Associate Professor of Spanish, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Ciallella, Louise. "Princesas-pantalla: proyección de deseos de cambio en la Espana del fin de siglo" ("Screen Princesses: The Projection of Desires for Change in Fin-de-siècle Spain"). Decimononica 9.2 (Summer/Verano 2012).
    Link: http://www.decimononica.org/VOL_9.2/Ciallella_9.2.pdf
  • Ciallella, Louise. "De carne y hueso: Constructing Spanish Women in Forgotten Bodies of Work for the 1890s." In Escribir con el cuerpo. Beatriz Ferrus y Nuria Calafell, eds. Colección Cuerpos que cuentan-Volumen 1. Groupo Investigador Cuerpo y Textualidad, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona / Editorial UOC, Bacelona, Spain, 2008.
  • Ciallella, Louise. Quixotic Modernists: Reading Gender in Tristana, Trigo, and Martinez Sierra. (Bucknell, 2007).
    Link: https://www.bucknell.edu/script/upress/book.asp?id=264

Cassandra Crawford
Assistant Professor of Sociology, LGBT Studies Faculty Associate, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Crawford, Cassandra S. Ghost and the Machine: Phantom Limb Syndrome, Prosthetic Technologies, and the Modernization of Amputation. (New York University Press, forthcoming).
  • Crawford, Cassandra S. "'You Don't Need a Body to Feel a Body': Phantom Limb Syndrome and Corporeal Transgression." Sociology of Health and Illness 35 (online Aug. 2012; 2013): 1-15.
  • Crawford, Cassandra S. "The Inarticulacy/Indescribability of Pain: A Rejoinder to Mowat." Social Science and Medicine 69.5 (2009): 666-669.
  • Crawford, Cassandra S. "From Pleasure to Pain: The Role of the MPQ in the Language of Phantom Limb Pain." Social Science and Medicine 69.5 (2009): 655-661.

Fogleman, Aaron. Jesus is Female coverAaron Fogleman
Professor of History, and Women's Studies Faculty Affiliate

  • Fogleman, Aaron. Atlantic Lives: An 18th-Century Couple's Search for Truth and Opportunity in America. (University of North Carolina Press, 2013).
  • Fogleman, Aaron. Jesus is Female: Moravians and Radical Religion in Early America. (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007 [cloth], 2008 [paperback]).
  • Fogleman, Aaron. "Gender, Religion, and American Encounters," review essay, The William and Mary Quarterly, 65.2 (April 2008): 378-384.

Reva Freedman
Associate Professor of Computer Science, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Freedman, Reva. "Teaching Computer Ethics Via Current News Articles." Innovations and Advances in Computer, Information Systems Sciences, and Engineering. 152 (2013).

Courtney Gallaher
Assistant Professor of Women's Studies & Geography

  • Gallaher, Courtney M., John M. Kerr, Mary Njenga, Nancy K. Karanja, Antoinette M. G. A. WinklerPrins. "Urban agriculture, social capital, and food security in the Kibera slums of Nairobi, Kenya." Agriculture and Human Values (January 2013).
  • Gallaher, Courney Maloof, Dennis Mwaniki, Mary Njenga, Nancy K. Karanja, and Antoinette M. G. A. WinklerPrins. "Real or Perceived: The Environmental Health Risks of Urban Sack Gardening in Kibera Slums of Nairobi, Kenya." EcoHealth (March 2013).

Garver, Valerie L. Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World coverValerie Garver
Associate Professor of History, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Garver, Valerie L. Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World. (Cornell University Pres, 2009).
    Link: http://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/?GCOI=80140100823710&CFID=20759018&CFTOKEN=4c907ff57e39aa55-1D421E9B-C29B-B0E5-3B63A374F6ED305D&jsessionid=84304cc524bc301a841c59155a597f7b3f1d
  • Garver, Valerie L. "Childbearing and Infancy in the Carolingian World," Journal of the History of Sexuality, 21.2 (2012): 208-244.
    Link: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/journal_of_the_history_of_sexuality/v021/21.2.garver.html
  • Garver, Valerie L.  “Girlindis and Alpais: Telling the Lives of Two Textile Fabricators in the Carolingian Empire,”  in Writing Medieval Women's Lives, ed. Charlotte Newman Goldy and Amy Livingstone, (Palgrave Press, 2012).
  • Garver, Valerie L. “Weaving Words in Silk: Women and Inscribed Bands in the Carolingian World,” Medieval Clothing and Textiles 6 (2010): 33-56.
  • Garver, Valerie L. “Faith and Religion,” A Cultural History of Childhood and Family in the Middle Ages, ed. Louise Wilkinson, A Cultural History of Childhood and Family, vol. 2 (Berg, 2010):145-60, 205-7.
  • Garver, Valerie L.  “Learned Women? Liutberga and the Instruction of Carolingian Women,” in Lay Intellectuals in the Carolingian World, ed. Patrick Wormald and Janet L. Nelson (Cambridge University Press, 2007): 121-138.
  • Garver, Valerie L. “Old Age and Women in the Carolingian World,” in Old Age in the Middle Ages and Renaissance, ed. Albrecht Classen (de Gruyter, 2007): 121-141.

Rebecca Hannagan
Associate Professor of Political Science, Women's Studies Faculty Associate, and Center for the Study of Family Violence and Sexual Assault Faculty Associate

  • Hannagan, Rebecca J.; Monica Schneider; and Jill Greenlee. 2012. “New Research on Gender and Political Psychology: Data, Methods, and Theoretical Implications.” PS: Political Science and Politics, 45.2 (2012): 232-237.
  • Hannagan, Rebecca and Holly Arrow. “Reengineering Gender Relations in Modern Militaries: An Evolutionary Perspective.” Journal of Trauma and Dissociation 12 (2011): 305-23.
    Link: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/15299732.2011.542611
  • Hannagan, Rebecca J.; Levente Littvay ; and Jamie Pimlott. “Does an EMILY’s List endorsement predict electoral success, or does EMILY pick the winners?”  PS: Political Science and Politics, 43.3 (20120): 503-508.
  • Larimer, Christopher and Rebecca Hannagan. “Gender differences in follower behavior: An experimental study of reactions to ambitious decision makers.” Politics and the Life Sciences 29 (2010): 40-54.
    Link: http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.2990/29_2_40
  • Hannagan, Rebecca and Christopher Larimer. “Does Gender Composition Affect Group Decision Outcomes? Evidence from a Laboratory Experiment.”  Political Behavior 32 (2010): 51-67.
    Link: http://www.springerlink.com/content/ct61640355r7206n/?MUD=MP
  • Hannagan, Rebecca. “Gendered Political Behavior: A Darwinian Feminist Approach.” Sex Roles 59 (2008): 465-475.
    Link: http://www.springerlink.com/content/el0j3mn077v572n6/
  • Larimer, Christopher; Rebecca Hannagan, and Kevin Smith. “Balancing Ambition and Gender Among Decision Makers.” The Annals of the American Academy of political and Social Science 614 (2007): 56-73.
    Link: http://ann.sagepub.com/content/614/1/56.short

Bethia King
Professor of Biological Sciences, and Women's Studies Faculty Affiliate

  • King, B. H. and M.A. Owen. "Post-mating changes in restlessness, speed and route directness in males of the parasitoid wasp Spalangia endius (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae)." Journal of Insect Behavior 25 (2012): 309-319.
  • Fischer C. R. and B. H. King. "Inhibition of male sexual behavior after interacting with a mated female." Behaviour 149 (2012): 153-169.
  • King, B. H. and K. E. Kuban. "Should he stay or should he go: male influence on offspring sex ration via postcopulatory attendance." Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 66 (2012): 1165-1173.
Levin, Amy K.


Amy K. Levin
Chair & Professor of English, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Levin, Amy K. Ed. Gender, Sexuality and Museums. (Routledge, 2010).

Amanda Littauer
Assistant Professor of Women's Studies and Department of History

  • Littauer, Amanda. "'Someone to Love': Teen Girls' Same-Sex Desire in the 1950s United States," in Queer 1950s: Locating Sexual Culture in the West, Heike Bauer and Matt Cook, eds. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
    Link: http://www.palgrave.com/products/title.aspx?pid=508641

Robin Moremen
Associate Professor of Sociology, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

Nina Mounts
Professor of Psychology, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Mounts, Nina S. "Mothers' Attitudes About and Goals for Early Adolescents' Cross-Ethnic Peer Relationships: A Qualitative Analysis." Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Studies 62.2 (March 4, 2013).
  • Karre, Jennifer K. and Nina S. Mounts. "Nonresident Fathers' Parenting Style and the Adjustment of Late-Adolescent Boys." Journal of Family Issues 33.12 (Dec. 2012).
  • Mounts, Nina S., Laura Pittman, Jennifer K. Karre, and Tracy Walters. "Transformations in Relationships, Independence, and Interdependence," in Adolescent Development and School Achievement in Urban Communities, Gary Creasey and Patricia A. Jarvis, eds. (Routledge, 2012).

Kristen Myers
Women's Studies Director, and Associate Professor of Sociology

  • Myers, Kristen. “Anti-feminist Messages in American Television Programming for Young Girls.” Journal of Gender Studies (2013).
  • Myers, Kristen. “'Cowboy Up!' Non-hegemonic Representations of Masculinity in Children’s Television Programming.”  Journal of Men’s Studies 20 (2012): 125-143.
  • Myers, Kristen. “Exotica: The Deployment of Intersecting Binaries.” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography 41 (2012):7-33.
  • Myers, Kristen and Laura Raymond. “Elementary School Girls and Heteronormativity: The Girl Project.”  Gender & Society 24 (2010): 167-188.

Holly Orcutt
Associate Professor of Psychology, and Women's Studies Faculty Affiliate

  • Mercer, Kristina B.; Holly K. Orcutt; Jeffrey F. Quinn; Caitlin A. Fitzgerald; Karen N. Conneely; Richard T. Barfield; Charles F. Gillespie; and Kerry J. Ressler. “Acute and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in a Prospective Gene x Environment Study of a University Campus Shooting.” Archives of General Psychiatry 69 (2012): 89-97.
    Link: Download a copy of this article (PDF ~199KB)
  • Bardeen, Joseph; Thomas Fergus; and Holly Orcutt. “An Examination of the Latent Structure of the Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale.” Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment 34 (2012):382–392
    Link: Download a copy of this article (PDF ~396KB)
  • Kumpula, Mandy J; Holly K. Orcutt; Joseph R. Bardeen; and Ruth L. Varkovitzky. “Peritraumatic Dissociation and Experiential Avoidance as Prospective: Predictors of Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms.”  Journal of Abnormal Psychology 120 (2011): 617-627.
    Link: Download a copy of this article (PDF ~233KB)

Leila Porter
Associate Professor of Anthropology, and Women's Studies Faculty Affiliate

  • Porter, Leila M., and Paul A. Garber. "Foraging and spatial memory in wild Weddell's saddleback tamarins (Saguinus fuscicollis weddelli) when moving between distant and out-of-sight goals." International Journal of Primatology 34 (2013): 30-48.

Lesley Rigg
Associate Dean for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; Professor of Biogeography; and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Rigg, Lesley; Shannon McCarragher, and Andrew Kremenec. "Authorship, Collaboration, and Gender: Fifteen Years of Publication Productivity in Selected Geography Journals." The Professional Geographer (forthcoming, 2013).
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00330124.2011.611434

Saborio, Linda. Linda Saborio
Associate Professor of Spanish, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Saborio, Linda. Embodying Difference: Scripting Social Images of the Female Body in Latina Theatre. (Fairleigh Dickinson, 2011).
  • Saborio, Linda. "The Role of 'La Chica Moderna' in Three Post-Revolutionary Mexican Plays." Latin American Theatre Review 45.2 (2012): 5-24.

Diana Swanson
Associate Professor of Women's Studies and English

Carol Walther
Assistant Professor of Sociology, and Women's Studies Faculty Associate

  • Walther, Carol S. "Skin Tones and Biracial and Tri-racial Stratification Among Sperm Donors," Ethnic and Racial Studies (2012): 1-20.
  • Walther, Carol S. and Jennifer A. Sandlin. "Green Capital and Social Reproduction within Families Practising Voluntary Simplicity in the U.S." International Journal of Consumer Studies 37.1 (2013): 36-75.
  • Mackin, Robert S. and Carol S. Walther. "Race, Sport and Social Mobility: Horatio Alger in Short Pants?" International Review for the Sociology of Sport 47.6 (2012): 670-689.