Rose is a PhD candidate in the Department of Political Science at the University of Chicago with research interests in feminist theory, theories of violence, and the study of social movements. Her dissertation, “Feminist Violence: Rape and Militancy in the Second Wave,” explores how feminist theorists and activists transformed the concept of violence in the mid-twentieth century.here.Rose holds an MA in Political Science from the University of Chicago and a BA from Wellesley College. For two years, she served as the student coordinator for the University of Chicago Political Theory Workshop. Her research has been supported by the Mellon Foundation and the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality at the University of Chicago. You can read her recent article in New Political Science
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