Alex Eleazar

Graduate Student


migration, gender & sexuality, race, political economy, Central America, incarceration, postcolonial feminist theory


B.A., Smith College


Alex is a first-year graduate student interested in migration, incarceration, gender/sexuality, and how all of those issues intersect. As a Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow, Alex researched the cultural and historical relationships between immigration detention and prisons. Now, Alex is hoping to research the experiences of LGBTQ migrants, political economy, Central America, and incarceration/abolition.