Ph.D. Yale University
M.Sc. London School of Economics
B.A. Harvard University
Refereed Journal Articles
N.O. Kwate and Shatema A. Threadcraft, “Perceiving the Black female body: Race and Gender in Police Constructions of Body Weight,” Race and Social Problems, September 2015, vol. 7, no. 3 (2015).
“Intimate Injustice, Political Obligation and the Dark Ghetto,” Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, vol. 39, no. 3 (2014), (Winner American Political Science Association’s Okin-Young Award, Best Article in Feminist Political Theory, 2014).
Invited Journal Articles
“The Black Female Body at the Intersection of State Failure and Necropower,” Critical Exchanges, Contemporary Political Theory, 15:80-118 (2016).
“‘Movement’ Justice and the Capabilities Approach: Resources, Social Environments and Social Attitudes in Black Urban Space,” Philosophy & Social Criticism, Special Issue: A Symposium on Amartya Sen’s The Idea of Justice, Vol 41, No. 1 (2015).
Hancock, Ange-Marie and Shatema Threadcraft, “W.E.B. Du Bois and the ‘Scientific’ Study of Race,” SOULS: A Critical Journal of Black Politics, Culture and Society, Vol. 7, nos. 3-4 (2005): 72-73.
“Embodiment: From Phenomenology to Intersectionality,” Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theory, Mary Hawkesworth and Lisa Disch, eds., Oxford University Press, 2015.
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