Associate Professor, School of Health Studies, Western University
An anthropologist with cultural and medical expertise, I conduct ethnographic research with women and others in sex work, people with HIV/AIDS, and Indigenous populations. My special research interests include sexuality and sex work, gender, marginalization, and the politics of health. Along with contributing to different academic and community settings through her research and activism. I also enjoy creative writing and recently had a poem published in Anthropology and Humanism, entitled ‘Arboreal.’ I'm currently working on on a manuscript that examines how feminist culture, sexuality, and gendered power dynamics are being (re)configured through the Bumble dating app.
When love, lust and all things in between come calling, dating apps appear to be the only way to meet new people and experience romance in 2019. Theyre not of course, but social media and popular culture inundate us with...