Credentials: PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2023 (expected); MSW, University of Wisconsin-Madison; BS, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, 2017
Position title: Lecturer
Website: Subversive Social Work
Our Spot, 30-40 S Bonson St, Platteville, WI 53818
Sakara Wages, MSW is a doctoral candidate and graduate research assistant at UW-Madison’s Sandra Rosenbaum School of Social Work. Sakara is also a lecturer at UW-Platteville (UWP), director of programs and evaluations at the Progress Center for Black Women (Madison, WI), and co-founder of BlkPlatteCom (Platteville, WI). Her research interests include black women nonstate service providers; Critical Theory; and Anti-Oppressive Pedagogies. Her personal interests include joy, autonomy, liberation, and disruption.