Women & Gender Studies Institute

WGSRF National Essay Awards

Congratulations to WGSI PhD Student Ryan Persadie for winning Graduate First Place, Essay title: “Citizenship from Within: Indo-Caribbean Masculinities, Cutyney Erotics and Qoolie Potentials”.

Congratulations to WGSI undergraduate students Alisha Stranges and Luci Kim on their awards:

Undergraduate First Place: Alisha Stranges, Essay title: “Watch out fi dis!: The Re-Narration of Homoerotic Desire in Lawrence Graham-Brown’s ‘Ten Minutes into the Honeymoon.'” 

Undergraduate First Runner Up: Lucie Kim, Essay title:  “It’s Not a Caribbean Girl Thing: Exploring the Construction of the Lesbian as a ‘Foreign Contaminant’ in Caribbean Nation-Building Projects.”