University of Wisconsin–Madison

Keisha Lindsay

Associate Professor

knlindsay@wisc.edu

(608) 263-2763

3311 Sterling Hall

Keisha Lindsay

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Curriculum Vita
Keisha Lindsay is an associate professor in the departments of Gender and Women’s Studies and Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a recipient of the University’s Distinguished Teaching Award for Inclusive Excellence.

Professor Lindsay’s research and teaching interests include black feminist theories, black masculinities, and gender-based politics in the African diaspora. She recently published her first book manuscript, In a Classroom of Their Own: The Intersection of Race and Feminist Politics in All-Black Male Schools (University of Illinois Press 2018). She is also the author of several article-length manuscripts.

Gender & Women’s Studies Courses:

GWS/AFROAM 423: Black Feminisms
GWS 441: Contemporary Feminist Theories
GWS 547: Theorizing Intersectionality
GWS/PS 933: Feminist Political Theory

Selected Publications:

In a Classroom of Their Own: The Intersection of Race and Feminist Politics in All-Black Male Schools (University of Illinois Press 2018)

The Racial Contract: A Feminist Analysis.Politics, Groups, and Identities, 2015, 3(3): 524-540.

Beyond ‘Model Minority,’ ‘Superwoman,’ and ‘Endangered Species’: Conceptualizing Intersectional Coalitions among Black Immigrants, African American Women, and African American Men.” Journal of African American Studies, 2015, 19(1): 18-35.

God, Gays, and Progressive Politics: Reconceptualizing Intersectionality as a Normatively Malleable Analytical Framework.” Perspectives on Politics, June 2013, 11(2): 447-460