Faculty

Office Location

OISE 12-252

Phone Number

416-978-0400

Email Address

abigail.bakan@utoronto.ca

Education

  • Ph.D., York University

Abigail Bakan

Professor

Biography

Abigail B. Bakan is a Professor in the Department of Social Justice Education (SJE) at OISE, and cross-appointed to the Department of Political Science. Her research is in the area of anti-oppression politics, with a focus on the intersections of gender, race, class, political economy and citizenship. Her current SSHRC-funded research (with Yasmeen Abu-Laban) addresses UN world conferences and declarations regarding anti-oppression and human rights. Her publications include: Israel, Palestine and the Politics of Race (with Yasmeen Abu-Laban);