Giavanna Munafo

Senior Lecturer, Women's and Gender Studies

Giavanna teaches WGSS 10, Sex, Gender & Society, each fall. She is also a consultant (Giavanna Munafo Diversity & Inclusion Consulting) and a poet. Her poems have appeared in in Slab, Talking Writing, The New Virginia Review, Bloodroot Literary Magazine, The Nearest Poem Anthology (Ed. Sofia Starnes), and E.Ratio.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
B.A. University of Virginia
M.F.A. University of Iowa
PhD, University of Virginia

Selected Works and Activities

"'Colored Biscuits': Reconstructing Whiteness and the Boundaries of 'Home' in Kaye Gibbon's Ella Foster", in Women and Movement: Narratives of Relocation, (University of Missouri Press, 1998)