REBECCA KATHERINE HIRSCH (hello!)
EDUCATION: M.Ed. Human Sexuality Education, Widener University, PA, 2014/B.A. Individualized Study, New York University, NY, 2007
INTERESTS: The psychoanalytic and socio-cultural dimensions of gender and sexuality, changeability of victims and victors, potentiality of much stuff (sexuality, but also political leanings, and also general mindsets), coping and defense mechanisms of national/personal narratives; art as activism; comedy!
PUBLISHED PLACES: New York Magazine/The Qouch: The Queer Psychoanalysis Society/Time Out New York/The L Magazine/Feministe/The Good Men Project/Persephone Magazine/Hollaback!/Heeb Magazine/Not For Tourists/Killing the Buddha/The Blue Jew Yorker/LINEA: The Journal of the Art Students League of New York/Brokelyn/Epilogue Magazine/Skive Magazine/Dark Sky Magazine/The Minetta Review/West 4th Street Review
WORKING PLACES: Temple University, Guest Lecturer/Teaching Assistant, La Salle University/Associate Producer, Never Forget Radio, PA, 2013/Feminist Boot Camp Program Assistant, Soapbox, Inc., NY, 2012/Education Organizer, SlutWalk NYC, NY, 2011/Sex Educator, Babeland, NY, 2011/Staff Writer, Hollaback!, NY, 2011/Publicity + Editorial Assistant, Raw Junior, NY, 2010/Editorial, Time Out New York, NY, 2009/Sales, Soho & Tribeca Map, NY, 2009/Writing, Mapcidy, NY, 2009-2010/Lead Editorial Assistant, Not For Tourists, NY, 2008-2009
PROJECTS: BARBARISM won a spot in the Wind Challenge Exhibition at Fleisher Art Memorial (Dec 6, 2013-Jan 31, 2014) and has been featured at COLLAGE Festival, Night Kitchen Salon, Sloppy Film Fest, Womynsfest, The Plastic Club, Eris Temple Arts, PA, 2013 and Rare Form Pop-Up Gallery and Goodbye Blue Monday, NY, 2012. The Rebecca Katherine / Katherine Spencer Project (RK/KS) presented at UMASS Amherst Graduate Conference, MA, 2012.
MORE! Liberty City Kings Drag & Burlesque, Permanent Wave, PA, 2013/New View Campaign, LGBT Center, Feminist Resistance, NY, 2011-2012/Upright Citizens Brigade, City Reliquary, NY, 2008-2009