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merissarsilk

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November 3, 2009

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About Me: 

Merissa Silk is Online Outreach & Communications Coordinator for The Sisterhood is Global Institute (SIGI). Before coming to SIGI, Merissa worked with the National Council for Research on Women and as Project Manager at Project House, Inc. Merissa also taught English literature, research writing, and public speaking in Monterrey, Mexico, where she developed workshops on social activism and gender-based hate speech. Merissa received her BA in Women’s & Gender Studies from Amherst College and recently completed an MSc in Gender, Development & Globalization from the London School of Economics & Political Science.

My Areas of Expertise: 
gender theory, international [women's] development, globalization
My Languages: 
English, Spanish

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