Return to Directory

William Cory Albertson

Limited Term Faculty    

Gender & Sexuality


Cory Albertson is a Visiting Lecturer in sociology at Georgia State University. His publications examine the pop culture landscape and how its discourse produces queer and feminist subjectivities (in Contexts [2014 and forthcoming, 2016], Feminist Media Research in the 21st Century [forthcoming, 2017], and Youth and Sexualities: Public Feelings and Contemporary Cultural Politics [forthcoming, 2017]). His engagement with pop culture extends beyond academia to mainstream outlets as well. His work as a social critic, essayist, and journalist has appeared in publications like The Huffington Post, Interview, Out, Paste and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Albertson teaches in the areas of sexuality, gender, family and pop culture. He is the recipient of the 2014 Jacqueline Boles Excellence in Teaching Fellowship as well as the 2014 Georgia State University Certificate for Excellence in College Teaching.