The Racial and Gender Equity collection brings together a wide variety of research generated by the Portland State University community that is centered on the issues of racial justice, gender equity and related topics. The collection is designed to support people and organizations to interrupt institutionalized racism and sexism while developing knowledge and skills to deepen and broaden diversity, equity, and inclusion in their personal, professional and organizational practices.

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Submissions from 2021

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Voices on Resilience, Jola Ajibade, Fletcher Beaudoin, Max Nielsen-Pincus, Jeremy Spoon, and Barbara Tint

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Poised for Change: University Students Are Positively Disposed Toward Food Waste Diversion and Decrease Individual Food Waste After Programming, Manar Arica Alattar and Jennifer L. Morse

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Did Europe Bring Homophobia to Africa?, Bright Alozie

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The Burning of Greenwood: Voices from Tulsa, Then and Now, Chief Egunwale Amusan, Randy Hopkins, and Patricia A. Schechter

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Session 1: Panel 2: Presenter 1 (Paper) -- The Gay Rights Movement: A Reaction to the Lavender Scare, Brianna Michelle Anderson

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Session 2: Panel 3: Presenter 1 (Paper) -- Friend or Foe?: The American Response to the Armenian Genocide, 1890-1920, Mete Bakircioglu

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Quarantine Ethics: From Past to COVID-19, Chrystal Barnes

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The Impact of Professors’ Heterosexual Identity in Higher Education Classrooms, Sam Barr

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Cost of Oregon Evictions Report, Lisa Bates, Marisa Zapata, Jacen Greene, and Stefanie Knowlton

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Cost of Oregon Evictions Report (Updated), Lisa Bates, Marisa Zapata, Jacen Greene, and Stefanie Knowlton

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The Relationship Between Regulation and Care Access in the Doula Industry, Charissa Billings

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Understanding Visibility of Queer Bodies Through Discursive and Materialist Schools of Thought, Evelyn Birnbaum

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Teaching Children Emotional Intelligence: A Closer Look at the Barbie Vlogs, Jillian C. Britton

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This Ain't Yo' Mama's Composition Class: Addressing Anti-Blackness by Implementing Anti-Racist Pedagogy, Sharanna B. Brown

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Oregon's Racial Purity Regime: The Influence of International Scientific Racism on Law Enforcement, Legislation, Public Health, and Incarceration in Portland, Oregon During the Victorian and Progressive Eras (1851-1917), Katherine N. Bush

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PDX Protests, Summer 2020: A Syllabus and Timeline, Francheska Cannone, Nate Belcik, Macy Franken, Kelly Green, Sarah Harris, Philippe Kerstens, Vicky White, and Katrine Barber

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Pronatalism in U.S. Media and Government Policy, Clarice B. Carl

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The LA Uprising on Camera: The Changing Mediascape and Its Influence on Conceptions of Race and Poverty, Neave Carroll

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Voices of Teacher Graduates: Preparation for Black Mattering in Schools, Loyce E. Caruthers, Jennifer Waddell, Bradley Poos, and Ashley N. Smith

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Suppressing Our Vote: How Vote-by-Mail Affects Latino Voter Turnout, Maria K. Casas

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Fulfilling a Wish List: Creating an OER Beginning Spanish Textbook and Curriculum, Jenny Ceciliano and Lisa Notman

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How Does OER Meet Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Goals?, Jenny Ceciliano, Lisa Notman, Karen Bjork, Jaime R. Wood, and Scott Robison

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The Vulva Monologues: 'Female' signs in the Upper Paleolithic, Melanie Chang

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Online Grocery Shopping: A Staple of the Present -- And Maybe the Future?, Henry B. Chao

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Legal Financial Obligations & Rehabilitation: How the Ability to Pay Fines And Fees Disproportionately Affects Citizens Based on Socioeconomic Status, Bailey R. Code

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Session 1: Panel 2: Presenter 2 (Paper) -- The Irish Language and Nationalism in the 20th Century, Charlotte Cody

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Breaking the Feedback Loop: Experimental Filmmakers Confronting Everyday Surveillance Technologies, Taz Coffey

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Black Liberation in Teacher Education: (Re)Envisioning Educator Preparation to Defend Black Life and Possibility, Justin A. Coles and Darrius Stanley

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PSU Proposes Race Studies Mandate, Beverly Corbell and Ethan Johnson

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A Literature Review of Understanding and Supporting Students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in the Classroom, KeriLyn Creelman

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The Sun Only Sets on Black Britons: Sexuality and the Notting Hill Riots, Victor Curiel

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Social Health: Healthy Birth Initiative, Episode 49 (Audio File), Autumn Davidson and Roberta Hunte

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Witches as Queer(ed) Comrades: How Patriarchy, Sexism and Religious Fanaticism Fueled the Early Modern European Witch Hunts, Iris S. De Lis

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Campus Climate and Intergroup Relations Taskforce Recommendations, Iris S. De Lis, Andres Guzman, and Amanda Ramirez

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Examining the Link Between Acculturation and Reproductive Autonomy Among Oregon Latinas: Work in progress, Sara M. Diaz-Anaya

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Exploring the Dimensions of Equity in Teaching, Raiza Dottin and Janelle De Carrico Voegele

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Session 2: Panel 3: Presenter 2 (Paper) -- The Anti-Chinese Movement and the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, Melanie Du

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A Collaborative Crusade: Economic Incentives for Religious Tolerance in Sicily, 1061–1189, Francesca M. Duncan

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Unlearn: Preparing Preservice Teachers as Antiracist Educators, April Eddie

"This 'family Setting' is Not That Anymore": Rewards and Challenges of Adult Foster Home Owners, Sheryl Elliott, Sarah Dys, Paula C. Carder, and Jaclyn Winfree

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Creating Systems of Shared Accountability for Early Leaver Students: Perspectives of Principals, Lorna Kay Fast Buffalo Horse

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Archaeological Oddities: A Field Guide to the Most Improbable Sites in North America, Ken Feder

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Exploring The Impact Of Socio-Demographic Characteristics, Health Concerns, And Product Type On Home Delivery Rates And Expenditures During A Strict Covid-19 Lockdown Period: A Case Study From Portland, Or, Miguel Figliozzi and Avinash Unnikrishnan

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Home-Deliveries Before-During COVID-19 Lockdown: Accessibility, Environmental Justice, Equity, and Policy Implications, Miguel Figliozzi and Avinash Unnikrishnan

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Returning to Rejection: Outcomes and Boundary Conditions of Mental Illness Stereotypes, Stefanie Fox

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A Feature Matching Protocol for Telepractice Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) Evaluation, Jessi Ryann Gallagher

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How Transitional, Restorative, and Transformative Justice Will Address Racial Injustice, Isabelle Garnand

Evaluation of Abuela, Mamá y Yo: Informing Programmatic Level Change, Priyanka Gautom and Dawn Richardson

Mona Gazala, Mona Gazala

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"Portland's History and the Black Experience", Karen Gibson, Darrell Millner, and Ed Washington

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Being Against The Black: Bad Faith and Anti-Black Racism (Guest Editors' Introduction), Amir A. Gilmore, LaToya Brackett, and Davida Sharpe-Haygood

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Using the White Space to Center Blackness--A Conversation with Guest Editor, Dr. Amir Gilmore, Amir A. Gilmore and Maika Yeigh

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Gender Role as a Mediating Factor in Gender Pay Equity Analysis, Jillian Ann Girard

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The Dark Triad and Impulsivity: Predictors and Correlates of Workplace Representative Task Problem Solving and Decision Making, Peter Kendall Glazer Jr.

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Collaborating for Impact in the Environment, Kelly E. Gleason, Sylas Daughtrey, Judy BlueHorse Skelton, and Kim Strassburg

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Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.: Uncovering Anti-Immigrant History in Oregon, Cynthia Carmina Gomez

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How the Latinx Community is Shaping Our Region, Cynthia Carmina Gómez and Kent Wyatt

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E(Raced): Race and Use of Self Amongst BIPOC Social Workers, Anita Reinette Gooding

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Exploring the Impact of Trust on Health Outcomes in Urban Neighborhood, Julie T. Ha

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Exploring The Correlational Relationship Of Interpersonal Discrimination And Leader-Member Exchange, Bryan Wesley T. Hamilton

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Evolution of the Mexican American Border: How the Victorio Campaign in 1880 Changed Mexican American Border Management, Dameon Hansen

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Mask of Atonement: Mark of the Hun, Randy Hopkins

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Media and Massacre: The Tulsa Daily World's Incitements to Murder, Randy Hopkins

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Transportation and Gentrification: Impacts on Low-income Black Households in Portland, Steven Howland

Roberta Hunte: I Feel Rage (Episode 11), Roberta Hunte and Bobby Bermea

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Another World Is Possible: Afro-futurism, Transformative Justice, and Pleasure Activism, Walidah Imarisha and Adrienne Maree Brown

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Imagining a More Just Future, Walidah Imarisha, Grace L. Dillon, and Kai Hang Cheang

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Asian American and Pacific Islander Presidential Fellows Report, Betty T. Izumi and Bree Kalima

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Not Suspended but Not Protected: Challenging School Discipline Reform in the Name of Restorative Justice for Young Adult Black Girls, Iesha Jackson

Defund the Police: Moving Towards an Anti-Carceral Social Work, Leah A. Jacobs, Mimi E. Kim, Darren L. Whitfield, Rachel E. Gartner, Meg Panichelli, Shanna K. Kattari, Margaret Mary Downey, Shante Stuart McQueen, and Sarah E. Mountz

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Influence of the Federal Government on the Diffusion of Victims' Rights State Constitutional Amendments, Vicki Rose Jeffries-Bilton

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The Significance of Oomoto: Why Imperialization of Japan led to an Alternative Religion, Chancellor T. Jenniges

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Reflections on the Politics of Professionalism: Critical Autoethnographies of Anti-Blackness in the ELA Classroom, Stephanie P. Jones and Robert P. Robinson

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Racial Bias in Driver Yielding Behavior at Crosswalks, Kimberly Kahn, Peter Koonce, and George Stern

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Theory(ies) of Culture and Compassion: Indian Writers Call out Local and Global Politics Under the Pall of Covid-19, Priya Kapoor

Connections Between Food Sovereignty, Traditional Food Access and Community Health in Urban Populations: A Systematic Review of the Literature (A Work in Progress), Stephanie L. Kenyon

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World War II and Racial Relations, Jared Kimball

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Decolonizing Anthropology, Charles H. Klein, Mrinalini Tankha, Douglas C. Wilson Ph.D., Melanie Chang, and Jeremy Spoon

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Time 2 Act: Continuing Action for a Just and Equitable PSU, Ame Lambert, Stephen Percy, Susan Jeffords, Roberta Hunte, Toeutu Faaleava, Carlos J. Crespo, Darrell Grant, and Portland State University. Global Diversity and Inclusion

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Moving from Rhetoric to Action!, Ame Lambert and Kent Wyatt

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Cesar Chavez: The 1965 Grape Boycott and the 400-Mile Pilgrimage, Ashley M. Lambert

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A ‘Superlicious’ Feast: A Rhetorical Analysis of Davy Crockett’s Almanacs as an Early Form of White National Identity, Darren L. Letendre

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Zero Tolerance Policies are Anti-Black: Protecting Racially Profiled Students from Educational Injustice, Jonathan Lightfoot

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Marital Status Differences in Suicidality among Transgender People, Hui Liu and Lindsey Wilkinson

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Women of Color Faculty Reimagining Institutional Spaces During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Marie Lo, Patti Duncan, and Reshmi Dutt-Ballerstadt

Transformative Transportation Survey Methods: Enhancing Household Transportation Survey Methods for Hard-To-Reach Populations, Amy Lubitow, Raoul S. Lievanos, Erika F. Carpenter, and Julius Alexander McGee

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Creating Academic-Community Partnerships to Jointly Enhance Advocacy and Research on Violence and Disability: Two Case Examples, Emily M. Lund, Rosemary B. Hughes, Katherine E. McDonald, Sandra Marie Leotti, Marsha Katz, Leanne Beers, and Christina Nicolaidis

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Leadership and Infrastructure Taskforce Recommendations, Marvin Lynn, Cliff Allen, and Kristie Kolesnikov

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New Mobility For All: Bringing Emerging Transportation Options to Underserved Communities, John MacArthur and Nathan McNeil

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EdD Graduate Perspectives: Uplifting Our Own Voices, Staci B. Martin, Kara Gournaris, Zafreen Jaffery, Lisa Janie Hatfield, Su-Jin Sue Jung, Li Xiang, Ingrid Anderson, and Micki M. Caskey

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Transformative Health Care: Integrating the Perspectives and Lived Experiences of Transgender and Gender Diverse Patients into Health Care Education and Delivery, Shammarie Raquel Mathis

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The Holodomor: The Trickle-Down effect of Political and Economic Choices, Patricia A. McManigal

Data from “New Mobility For All: Evaluation of a Transportation Incentive Program for Residents of Affordable Housing in Portland, OR”, Nathan McNeil and John MacArthur

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New Mobility For All: Evaluation of a Transportation Incentive Program for Residents of Affordable Housing in Portland, OR, Nathan McNeil, John MacArthur, and Huijun Tan

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If You Are Not Ready, Then Step Aside: Intentionally Centering the Black Male Body in Teacher Education, Cherrel Miller Dyce and Julius Davis

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The Influence of Colorism on the Hair Experiences of African American Female Adolescents, Lakindra Mitchell Dove

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The First-Year Library Instruction One-Shot: A Place for Caring, Leah Morin

The Erasure of Intersex, Transgender, Nonbinary, and Agender Experiences by Misusing Sex and Gender in Health Research, Tessalyn Morrison, Alexis Dinno, and Taurica Salmon

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Decolonizing Healthcare: a Black Feminist Analysis of Sisters Informing Sisters on Topics of AIDS (SISTA), Joy Mutare Fashu Kanu

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Project MKULTRA: How the CIA Used the Cold War to Commit Horrors on US Citizens, Dawson M. Neely