Associate Professor; Women's and Gender Studies Coordinator
Cross appointed Women's and Gender Studies and Religious Studies BA, Classics, University of Waterloo, MA, Religion and Culture, Wilfrid Laurier University, PhD, Religious Studies, University of Toronto
Office: Classroom Building 328
Winter 2013 - WGST 390AG-001 Reading Gender in Ancient Greek Literature; WGST 421-001 Feminism, Women and Globalization
Feminist methods, theories, and epistemologies; popular culture; globalization; feminist history; gender and sexuality studies (ancient and modern); approaches to the study of religion; symbol, myth, and ritual (ancient and modern); folk religions, shamanism, and possession; cross cultural study of religion, ancient Greek and Roman religions; ritual associated with death and burial (ancient and modern)
Feminisms in the studyof systems of beliefs and practice. In Lesley Biggs and Pamela Downe (eds.).Genderedintersections: An introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies, 2nd ed. Halifax:Fernwood Publishing, forthcoming.
The Amazon, Rhetor, andPriest: Feminism, Politics and Religion. E-International Relations (October16 2010). By invitation. http://www.e-ir.info/?author=871.
Hampton, Mary,Kubik, Wendee, Juschka, Darlene, Bourassa, Carrie, and Woods, Meghan (2010).Resolved to end violence in our society. In A. Brenda Anderson, Wendee Kubik,and May R. Hampton (eds.), Torn from our midst; voices of grief,healing and action from the missing Indigenous women conference 2008,221-233. Regina, SK: University of Regina, CPRC press.
Deconstructing the Eliadean Paradigm: Symbol, in Willi Braun and Russell T. McCutcheon, eds. Introducing Religion: Essays in Honor of Jonathan Z. Smith, 163-177. London: Equinox Publishers, 2008
Masculinity, in James T. Sears (ed.) The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Love, Courtship, and Sexuality through History, Vol. 6, The Modern World, 146-150. Westport, CT.: Greenwood Publishing Group, 2007
Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down: Waking up in Women's Studies, in Mathieu Courville (ed.), The Next Step in Studying Religion A Graduate's Guide,157-168. London: Continuum, 2007, Interdisciplinarity in Religious and Women's Studies. Studies in Religion. 35/3-4 (2006): 389-399
Spectacles of Gender: Enacting the Masculine in Ancient Rome and Modern Cinema. Religious Studies and Theology, Special Volume: Materializing Roman Religion, Guest Editor Lisa Hughes, 24 (1) 2005: 75-110
Gender, in John Hinnells (ed.), The Routledge Companion to the Study of Religion, 225-238. London and New York: Routledge, 2005 (2nd edition 2009).