Anthony Breakspear

Professional Bio 

Anthony is an educator, writer, social activist, and rhetorician; ze teaches a variety of innovative writing-based courses at UCSC that grapple with queer politics and performance studies -- one, in particular, "Writing In and Out of Drag" has gained popularity in and out of academia. Currently, Anthony is also finishing a book manuscript, a documentary about precarious teaching faculty, and an article about the myth of equality in the classroom. When not teaching or writing, Anthony leads yoga workshops through UCSC's Healthy Humanities project.

Area of Expertise 

Creative non-fiction and avant garde writing; rhetoric and composition; queer theory; performance studies

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Professional Title 
Lecturer