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Image Description
A light skinned, young, brown hair woman is visible. She is smiling. She is wearing a red soccer jersey. There is a white wall behind her.
Country
United States
Website and social media
https://mobile.twitter.com/gaetaamy https://english.wisc.edu/staff/gaeta-amy/
Bio
Amy Gaeta is a Ph.D. candidate in the Literary Studies and Visual Cultures (doctoral minor) programs at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her work focuses on textual and photographic images of militarism and normative conceptions of health circulating around the global “War on Terror.” Amy’s dissertation, “Drone Life: A Feminist Crip Analysis of Monotonous War” arranges aspects of Disability Studies, Visual Culture Studies, and Feminist Technoscience studies. Beyond academic work, she devotes her time to disability activism, especially for invisible disabilities and neurodivergency. She has published on eating disorders, feminist pedagogy, emotional labor, crip futures, and sports & politics.
Clips
Expertise
Media, Sciences, Books, Film, Television, Fiction, Art, Politics, Military, Sports, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, Criticism, Feminism, LGBQT, Disability, Sexuality, Technology
Availability
Source, Personal Essays, Opinion Editorial, Reported Features, Essays, Criticism, Copyediting, Editing, Sensitivity Reading, Radio Appearances, Television Appearances, Podcast Appearances
Additional Credentials
English MA English PhD (in progress)