feminist writer | scholar | phd student


A feminist writer and scholar studying her Ph.D. in Southern California.


Erica Maria Cheung is…

a feminist writer and scholar studying her Ph.D. at the University of California, Irvine. Her research interests include gender & sexuality studies, critical race theory, food studies, and digital media.

Her academic work has appeared in the Journal of Asian American Studies, In Media Res, and the Graduate Journal of Food Studies. In 2017, she produced, wrote, and hosted a series of short travel-show style videos for Planned Parenthood of OC & San Bernardino Counties. These videos are shown in the waiting rooms of Planned Parenthood centers across Southern California. She is a former blogger for The Huffington Post and off-Broadway theater critic for Exeunt Magazine.

She is a proud El Pasoan of Chinese and Mexican descent.