Katherine M. Marino

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Katherine M. Marino

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Katherine M. Marino is an assistant professor of History at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her research and teaching explore histories of women, gender, and sexuality in the U.S. and Latin America; human rights; and transnational feminism. She is the author of Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement (2019), which is based on her dissertation that won the OAH Lerner-Scott Prize for the best dissertation in U.S. women's history. Her work has received support from national organizations, including the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations and the American Academy of Arts & Sciences where she was a Visiting Scholar. Her writing has appeared in the Journal of Women's History, Gender & History, Frontiers: A Journal of Women's Studies, as well as in popular media outlets, including the Washington Post.

Twitter: @kmariemarino.


  • The International History of the U.S. Suffrage Movement
  • Transnational Pan-American Feminism
  • Women's Rights as Human Rights: A Global History