Received Sylff fellowship in 2020
Academic supervisor: Dr. Jen Gilbert
Current affiliation: PhD candidate-York University
Fatemeh Gharibi (they/them) is a Ph.D. candidate in Gender, Feminist, and Women’s Studies at York University, Canada-occupied land. Their interdisciplinary research spans International Education, Sexuality Studies, and Theatre. Fati’s work focuses on amplifying the voices of women, queer, and trans people of colour through theatre and performance. Grounded in personal experience, their Ph.D. project delves into the challenges and joys LGBTQ+ international students experience while navigating the intersections of gender, sexual identity, race, and temporary status on a stolen land.