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Blaine Pennock

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  • Title: Graduate Employee
  • Office: 623 PLC
  • Office Hours: Fall 2020: By email only
  • Affiliated Departments: Disability Studies, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Interests: Gender, sexuality, medical sociology, critical disability studies, sociology of health and illness, comparative historical sociology


I earned my B.A. in Sociology and B.A. in Gender & Sexuality Studies from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2017. My M.S. research uses comparative historical methods to analyze gendered and sexualized systems of power in the Golden Era of American radio. My dissertation research explores differences in timelines and experiences of mental health diagnoses across the lines of race, gender, and class.