Dr. Jamie L. Ratliff teaches classes on Contemporary, Non-Western, and Latin American Art. Her research interests broadly focus on gender and art, representations of women, and social justice and protest in Latin America. Her writings have been published in international journals such as Arteologie, the Journal of Curatorial Studies, n.paradoxa: international feminist art journal, Nierika: Journal of Art Studies, and in the volumes, Feminism and Museums: Intervention, Disruption, Change. She has local curatorial experience and is interested in the development of global art history and global exhibitions of contemporary art. She is also a Co-Director and Curator at Prøve Gallery, a non-profit experimental contemporary art space in Duluth, MN.