Annika Butler-Wall

Lecturer at Stanford Program in Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Graduation Year
Dissertation Title
Working the Gray Areas: Gender and Labor in the Digital Age

Dr. Annika Butler-Wall is an interdisciplinary scholar and teacher working at the intersections of gender studies, media studies, and science and technology studies (STS). Her current research project explores how digital platforms are restructuring forms of historically feminized labor by examining platforms such as TaskRabbit, Yelp, and LinkedIn Learning. 

She holds a PhD in Modern Thought and Literature with a minor in Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from Stanford University and a BA in American Studies and Economics from Wesleyan University. Her research has been supported by the Clayman Institute for Gender Research and the Ric Weiland Graduate Research Fellowship among others.  


Research Interests

Field of Interest
Affect Theory; Media Studies; Digital Humanities; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Neoliberalism