Scholar activist Davis defines feminist research in terms of dismantling power, promoting change, and responding to the needs of participants, and shares what it means to be a public professor and an intersex ally.
Georgiann Davis is an associate professor of sociology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and the current board president of interACT: Advocates for Intersex Youth. In her book, Contesting Intersex: The Dubious Diagnosis (2015, NYU Press), Davis explores how intersex is defined, experienced, and contested in contemporary U.S. society. For more on Professor Davis, please visit http://www.georgianndavis.com/.
Video production: Sarah McCullough
Interviewer: Sarah McCullough
Publication Date: 1/24/18