Helina Beyene

Dr. Helina (Tina) Beyene is an assistant professor of Gender and Women’s Studies at California State University, Northridge. Her research and teaching interests are in the areas of transnational feminism; African feminism; postcolonial theory; gender and conflict zones;  African feminist movements; and feminist research methods. Prior to her academic life, she was a former publisher and editor at South End Press, a progressive publishing collective based on a participatory economics model, where she worked on books on topics such as the global water rights; advanced capitalism and inequality; gender, race, and class in the prison industrial complex; and imperial foreign policy.