Gina Athena Ulysse

Gina Athena Ulysse is a Haitian-American feminist multimedia artist-scholar and Professor of Feminist Studies at University of California Santa Cruz. Her rasanblaj (gathering of ideas, things, people and spirits) approach to her art and writing practice entails ongoing crossings and dialogues with the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Her award-winning poetry book Because When God Is Too Busy: Haiti, me & THE WORLD (2017) explores silences, rebellious rage, love and the sacred.  Her publications have appeared in Feminist Studies, InterimPoetics, Kerb: Journal of Landscape Architecture, Gastronomica, Third TextTransition among others.  Over the years, she has presented her artistic and scholarly work at copious venues globally.