Fahima Ife

Fahima Ife

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

236-C Allen Hall


Fahima Indigo Ife is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English and affiliated faculty in African and African American Studies (AAAS) and Women’s and Gender Studies (WGS) at Louisiana State University. She earned her Ph.D. in Languages, Literacies, and Cultures from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She researches and teaches at the intersections of race and gender, sexuality, class, spirituality, and eroticism. She is working on a manuscript about 20th and 21st century Queer Black femme and non-binary media formations and everyday archive creations via singing and songwriting, storytelling, dancing, filmmaking, space making, protesting, conjuring, ignoring, healing, and remembering.

Area(s) of Interest

Black Feminism, queer theory, Africana/Black Studies, Women's & Gender studies, Existentialism, Pleasure pedagogies, qualitative research methodologies, metaphysics

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