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Kathryn Norton-Smith

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Graduate Employee
  • Phone: 541-346-0900
  • Office: 303 Alder Bldg.
  • Office Hours: Fall 2019: Thursday 11:30 - 1:30
  • Teaching Level: Undergraduate
  • Affiliated Departments: Ethnic Studies

Statement

My research interests include race and ethnicity, intersectionality, political sociology, life course, and health and illness.  My dissertation research uses qualitative methods to examine the experience of off-time illness, focusing on young adults with cancer.  My Master’s paper explores the death industry’s attempt to incorporate sustainable alternatives.