black, feminist, queer theories; sexuality studies; nonmonogamy and monogamy; cultural studies; porn studies
MA in Feminist Studies – UCSB
BA in American Culture Studies & Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies – Washington University in St. Louis, 2017
Jordan Victorian (they/them) is a doctoral candidate in Feminist Studies. They earned a master's in Feminist Studies at UCSB and were campus nominee for the 2020 WAGS-ProQuest Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award in Humanities, Social Sciences, Education, and Business. Jordan's dissertation research examines sexual politics and economies of black non/monogamy, drawing on analytical frameworks from black feminist and queer theories. Jordan has published a book review in GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies and helped publish becoming undisciplined: a zine featuring writing and visual art from fifteen black graduate scholars and artists.
- Book review of The Color of Kink: Black Women, BDSM, and Pornography by Ariane Cruz. 2018.
“Kinking Race Pleasures,” in GLQ: A Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies 24(4). https://doi.org/10.1215/
- becoming undisciplined, an academic zine (forthcoming, 2018). Co-editor for the Becoming Undisciplined Collective. UC Santa Barbara: Department of Feminist Studies. https://escholarship.org/uc/becomingundisciplined.