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Beth Robertson

Contract Instructor

Degrees:BA, MA, Ph.D.
Email:beth.robertson@carleton.ca

Beth A. Robertson is a gender and sexuality historian of science, medicine and technologies of the marginal or the marginalized. Additional research interests include the history of the body and the senses, queer theory, visual and material culture, transnationalism, and disabilities. She is co-editor of ActiveHistory.ca and book review editor of Scientia Canadensis. Her book, Science of the Séance: Transnational Networks and Gendered Bodies in the Study of Psychic Phenomena, 1918-1940 is due to be released by UBC Press in the fall of 2016.