- Ph.D., Performance Studies with a Designated Emphasis in Women, Gender, and Sexuality, University of California, Berkeley
Natalia Duong is a scholar, teacher, director/choreographer, dramaturg, and performer. Her interdisciplinary research weaves performance studies, transnational Asian American studies, disability studies, and the environmental humanities in a study of the chemical compound Agent Orange. She received a B.A. in Psychology and Dance from Stanford University, an M.A. in Performance Studies from New York University, and a Ph.D. in Performance Studies with a Designated Emphasis in Women, Gender, and Sexuality from the University of California, Berkeley. Natalia has taught courses in theater and performance studies, gender and women’s studies, environmental studies, and disability studies at UC Berkeley and Pomona College. Her writing can be found in the Canadian Review of American Studies, Dance Research, and theJournal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism, and is forthcoming in Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience, and the edited anthology Crip Genealogies (Duke UP 2023). Natalia is currently a UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of California, Los Angeles.