Leora FullerLearning and Coalition Facilitator , Humanities Action Lab
Learning and Coalition Facilitator Leora Fuller (she/her) is a trans artist, organizer, and facilitator currently teaching at Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N) and working as the Learning and Coalition Facilitator for the Humanities Action Lab. Her passion is supporting students and working people telling their own stories in ways that evoke the past and present to imagine radical utopian futures. Leora has organized classes on decolonizing the NY-NJ region, environmental justice, subaltern history, and trans mutual aid, often incorporating new technologies such as AR/VR and digital mapping. As a member of HAL she helped organize and facilitated the 2019 Climates of Inequality Gathering, the 2020 Summer Sessions, and the upcoming Translocal Learning Studio. She has taught at New York University, led storytelling and learning workshops at the New School and the CUNY Grad Center, and curated several exhibits as co-founder of the Below the Grid Lab including “Haunted Files: The Eugenics Record Office,” “Lost Streets: Seward Park’s Fight for Housing Justice”and “In the Shadow of the Highway: Robert Moses and the Battle for Downtown.