Dr Francis Ray White

Dr Francis Ray White is a senior lecturer in Sociology at the University of Westminster, London. Their research draws together fat, queer and (trans)gender theory and explores how those intersections are lived and embodied. Francis’ work has been published in the journals Somatechnics (2012), Critical Public Health (2013), Fat Studies (2014) and Sexualities (2016). Aside from teaching various modules on gender, sexuality and LGBTQ studies, Francis is also a freelance speaker with the organisation Gendered Intelligence for whom they give talks on gender and trans awareness. Francis is non-binary and uses the pronoun they/their/them.