Dr. Dong L Isbister

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Contact Info

Gardner 255 .
1 University Plz
Platteville, WI 53818-3001

Department Info

Associate Professor
Associate Professor - AAS



Ph.D. Women's Studies, Ohio State University

Fields of Specialization:

  • Narrative, Culture, and Representation
  • Race, Sexualities, and Social Justice
  • Global and Transnational Feminisms

Areas of Interest:

  • Space, Place, and Gender
  • Feminist Theory and Pedagogy
  • Collective Memory and Reconstruction of History in Various Narrative Forms
  • U.S. Multiethnic Literature
  • U.S. Immigrant and Transnational Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Environmental Studies
  • Translation and Interpreting Studies


  • Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies
  • Space, Place, and Gender
  • History of Feminist Thought
  • Black Women's Experience/Feminism in the U.S.
  • Gender Relations in Cross-Cultural Perspectives
  • Gender and Popular Culture
  • Race, Gender, and Class in the US