- 2 years ago
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Brooke is starting her first year in a PhD program at The University of Arizona in rhetoric and composition. Her primary research interests include spiritual activism and women’s writing, Zionist emotional politics, and Israeli occupation and Palestinian self-determination. She will also be teaching introductory undergraduate English courses (ENG 101 bitches!). She lives with her two wonderful pups and just moved to the outskirts of the city to be closer to the mountains. She has a Master’s degree in women and gender studies from San Francisco State University where she specialized in feminist disability studies and queer/crip theory. During her MA program, Brooke’s mental illness progressed in quiet denial. She coped with her pain in self-destructive and self-sabotaging ways, one of them being self-injury. She was cutting her legs and hiding the scars underneath her clothes.
She is not hidin