Alicia A. Wallace is a queer Black feminist, gender expert, and research consultant. She is the Director of Equality Bahamas which promotes women's and LGBTQ+ rights as human rights. Her work includes campaign development, feminist policymaking, advocacy for legal reform, disaster relief, and the design and coordination of monthly event series Women's Wednesdays.
Alicia is an Advisor at the Queen's Commonwealth Trust, advisor at Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, and a former Regional Coordinator for the Caribbean at FRIDA the Young Feminist Fund. She has a weekly column on sociopolitical issues in the Bahamian daily newspaper The Tribune and has published academic papers. She produces The Culture RUSH, a monthly newsletter fusing social justice and pop culture, and Scorch which makes feminist academic theory more accessible. Passionate about creating systems and tools to increase civic engagement, she creates safe spaces for critical dialogue and bold imagination.
Alicia is interested in issues of identity and power, and co-creating Black feminist futures. She enjoys reading, baking, cycling, gardening, penpalling, and talking to everyone and no one at the same time on Twitter.