2017-18 Bell Fellows

Seth E. Gaiters (Columbus, Ohio)

Seth Gaiters

  • PhD Student, Graduate Teaching Associate, Comparative Studies, The Ohio State University 
  • BA, Psychology, The Ohio State University
  • MDiv, Trinity Lutheran Seminary
  • ThM, Fuller Theological Seminary

Research interests: critical cultural theory, religious studies, political theology, secularism studies, black studies, performance studies

Marla R. Goins  (Columbus, Ohio)Marla_Goins

  • PhD Student, Graduate Assistant, Department of Teaching and Learning
  • BA, English and Spanish, Johnson C. Smith University
  • MA, Comparative Afro-Diasporic Studies, The Ohio State University

Research interests: assets-based pedagogies, equity in education, natural hair movements, non-traditional education spaces, race in Latin America

Alice Ragland (Cleveland, Ohio)

Alice Ragland

  • PhD Student, Graduate Teaching Associate, Teaching and Learning,  The Ohio State University 
  • MEd, Cultural Studies in Education, Ohio University 
  • BA, Writing and Rhetoric, Ohio University 

Research interests: Black liberation movements, anti-Blackness and Black captivity in education, emancipatory education