Alison Crosby (Project Director)
Associate Professor, School of Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies
Alison Crosby is an Associate Professor in the School of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at York University, where she was the Director of the Centre for Feminist Research from 2014-19. Her research uses a transnational feminist lens and participatory methodologies to accompany protagonists’ multifaceted struggles to redress and memorialize colonial racialized gendered violence in Guatemala, where she has worked for almost three decades. She is the author, with M. Brinton Lykes, of Beyond repair? Mayan women’s protagonism in the aftermath of genocidal harm (Rutgers University Press, 2019), published in Spanish as Más allá de la reparación: Protagonismo de mujeres mayas en las secuelas del daño genocida (Cholsamaj, 2019).