Dr. Keisha Green, Assistant Professor of the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies at UMass Amherst. Dr. Green is a scholar in English Education, youth literacy practices, critical literacy and critical pedagogy. She is published in journals including International Journal for Qualitative Studies, Equity & Excellence in Education, Race, Ethnicity, and Education, and Educational Forum. She has authored chapters in edited volumes including Humanizing Research: Decolonizing Qualitative Inquiry with Youth and Communities, and Youth Voices, Public Spaces, and Civic Engagement. She also serves as a consultant for area educational institutions supporting their diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. Prior to her faculty appointment, Dr. Green was a Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow at Rutgers University. She earned her PhD in Educational Studies from Emory University.