Delve Program Guide
Béalleka has over 10 years’ experience as a university professor of literature and cultural studies specializing in intersectional identity and contemporary representations of American slavery. She left academia in 2015 to be a public educator, writer and performer, and currently offers diversity, equity and inclusion training through her firm Béalleka Consulting. Her clients include Portland Metro, the University of Oregon, several local storytelling shows, and Portland Art Museum for whom she recently offered a seminar, “I Am Not Your Negro Woman: Intersectionality and the Black Female Subject,” in conjunction with the Constructing Identity exhibit. She is co-host of The Unlearning Podcast, launched in Summer 2017.