Graduate Student Bios

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Email: anna.richey@rutgers.edu
Current Research: American History, Women's and Gender

Anna is a doctoral student who focuses on twentieth century American women’s history. She received her BA from the Ohio State University majoring in History and Women Studies. She also received research distinction for her thesis “Troublemakers: Feminist Anti Rape Activism in Columbus, Ohio,” where she analyzed how Ohio State used racist and misogynistic language to define rape on campus and limit the mobility of female students. Her future research interests include the histories of lesbian feminism, women-only spaces, and feminist activism on college campuses.