Deja Beamon

Deja  Beamon

Deja Beamon

Ph.D. Candidate

beamon.10@osu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Black Feminism
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Critical Race Theory

Education

  • M.A., Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, The Ohio State University, 2017
  • B.A., Women's Studies, Duke University, 2013, English minor

Deja Beamon is a PhD Candidate and Graduate Teaching Associate at the Ohio State University in Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies. After graduating from Duke University with a BA in Women's Studies, Deja went onto complete her Master of Arts in Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies at the Ohio State University.

Continuing on to pursue her PhD at OSU, Deja's research focuses on black biracial daughters of white mothers, exploring how racialization is a temporal experience.