Allison Hsu

M.A. Candidate

Allison Hsu

Allison Hsu is a dancer, performance curator, and arts administrator from Connecticut. She recently graduated early from Wesleyan University with a B.A. in Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Psychology and a minor in Dance. She has research interests in bridging Asian American studies with feminist theory and queer theory to examine stage corporeality through an intersectional framework.


New York University

Master of Arts Candidate - Performance Studies

New York, New York


Wesleyan University

Bachelor of Arts - Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Psychology

Middletown, Connecticut

Thesis Title

"Exoticized/Eroticized: The Hypersexualization of the Asian/American Female Body in 20th-Century Performance"


• Institute of Curatorial Practice in Performance (ICPP)