Curriculum Vitae

Red Washburn, Ph.D.
City University of New York
Queens College and The Graduate Center
Professor of English & Women’s and Gender Studies
Director of Women’s and Gender Studies 


Teaching & Research Interests

Courses Taught

Composition I & II 

Women’s Literature

LGBTQ Literature

World Literature

Multi-Ethnic Literature

Postcolonial Literature

Trans Literature: Gender Outlaws and Outlaws Genres (co-taught)

Feminist Utopias and Afrofuturism (co-taught)



Feminist Theory

Queer Theory

Introduction to Women’s Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Prison, Human Rights, and Gender

Writings from Detention: Gender, Repression, and Politics

Women in American History

History of Feminism

The Political Economy of Women

WGSS and LGBTQ Independent Studies and Internships

WGSS B.A. and M.A. Theses

Teaching Experience


Future Publications


Presentations at Professional Conferences

Other Scholarly Presentations

Poetry Readings and Performance Art

Honors and Awards

Professional Service

Professional Membership


Furnished upon request.