Sasha Sabherwal

Currently 5th year PhD student, Organizer “Public Humanities Working Group” 2015-17 and “Public Humanities History Slam” 2015-17

Sasha Sabherwal is a PhD student in American Studies and is pursuing the certificate in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. She received her B.A. magna cum laude in Gender and Sexuality Studies, International Studies, and Political Science from the University of California, Irvine. She is interested in transnational feminism, postcolonial theory, critical ethnic studies, and the South Asian diaspora. Her research explores the nexus between gender, race, and religion and the ways these categories are produced globally. At Yale, she is the co-organizer of the Public Humanities working group.