Erica Maria Cheung is…

a Mexican-Chinese-American writer and feminist scholar studying her PhD at the University of California, Irvine. Her research interests gender & sexuality studies, critical race theory, food studies, and digital media.

Her academic work has appeared in the Journal of Asian American Studies and In Media Res. She is a former blogger for The Huffington Post and off-Broadway theater critic for Exeunt Magazine. While living in Southern California, she wrote and produced programming for Planned Parenthood and taught undergraduate courses in Asian American Studies and Gender & Sexuality Studies at UCI.

She is a proud El Pasoan.