Dr. Deborah Gordon, Associate Professor, Women's Studies is the co-editor of the book, Women Writing Culture, University of California Press as well as many articles on the relationship of feminism and ethnography. In 1998 she began research on Palestinian women's activism in the Palestinian Territories and has returned multiple times to research the shift in women's activism in the post Oslo period. She has made numerous presentations for the public and at academic conferences on the Palestinian Territories.