University of Wisconsin - Madison
Keisha Lindsay is an associate professor in the departments of Gender and Women’s Studies and Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Professor Lindsay's research and teaching interests include feminist political theory, black feminisms, black masculinities, and gender-based politics in the African diaspora. She is the author of In a Classroom of their Own: The Intersection of Race and Feminist Politics in All-Black Male Schools (University of Illinois 2018). She is also the author of several article-length manuscripts.
“Black Women and the Intersectional Politics of Experience.” Forthcoming, Politics & Gender (Symposium on Bell Hooks’ Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center) December 2019.
“Beyond ‘Model Minority,’ ‘Superwoman,’ and ‘Endangered Species’: Conceptualizing Intersectional Coalitions among Black Immigrants, African American Women, and African American Men.” Journal of African American Studies, 2015, 19(1): 18-35.
"The Racial Contract: A Feminist Analysis." 2015. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 2015, 3(3): 524-540.
“God, Gays, and Progressive Politics: Reconceptualizing Intersectionality as a Normatively Malleable Analytical Framework.” Perspectives on Politics, June 2013, 11(2): 447-460
“Bob Marley and the Politics of Subversion.”(with Louis Lindsay) in Bob Marley: The Man & His Music. Eleanor Wint (ed.), Kingston, Jamaica: Arawak Publications, 2003, 76-81.
“Is the Caribbean Male an Endangered Species?” in Gendered Realities: Essays in Caribbean Feminist Thought. Patricia Mohammed (ed.), Mona, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2002, 56-82.
“Black on Red: Racing and Gendering 19th and 20th Century African Americans’ Interpretative Uses of Native American Political Experience” (with Jane Gordon). Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics (online First View) April 2019.
Alex Willingham Best Political Theory Paper Award, National Conference of Black Political Scientists
Office of the Provost Award for Mentoring Undergraduates in Research, Scholarly & Creative Activities
Vilas LIfe Cycle Award
Chancellor's Inclusive Excellence Teaching Award
Race, Ethnicity, and Indigeneity Fellowship, Institute for Research in the Humanities, UW-Madison