Keyword: Gender Studies

Jill Andrew

Contract Lecturer

Jill Andrew’s doctoral research focuses on women’s body stories – especially Black women who identify as fat (or other fat euphemisms) living in Toronto – and their embodied negotiations as they both...

#Body Image #Ethics in Fashion #Feminism #Gender Studies #Women's Studies

Joseph Medaglia

Associate Professor

I am an artist, scholar and filmmaker. My creative work integrates a research-led approach and examines LGBTQ topics in relation to popular culture, media representation, the body, identity and...

#Cultural Diversity #Gender Studies #Graphic Communication #Web Applications

Ben Barry

Associate Chair, Associate Professor of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

My mission is to use fashion to design a better world by celebrating diversity, disrupting gender norms and empowering difference. In my teaching, I work with students to unleash their creativity to...

#Body Image #Consumer Culture #Gender Studies #Men's Fashion #Queer Theory

Alison Matthews David

Associate Professor

I started teaching at the Winchester School of Art in the UK and came to Ryerson in 2006. I chose to work on dress and fashion because it opens so many different windows on the world, both past and...

#Ethics in Fashion #Fashion Curation #Gender Studies #Material Culture