Sarah Sparks

Sarah Sparks is a PhD candidate in the Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies department at Simon Fraser University. She also holds a double major BA from UBC in Sociology and Women’s Studies and a Masters in Women’s Studies from SFU. She was raised in the wilds of British Columbia and transplanted to Vancouver 13 years ago when she realized you have to live in a city to go to university. She is an avid blogger, creative writer, poet, fat positive advocate, working class dirt bag, scholar, general trouble maker, ex-burlesque dancer, and candy eater. Sarah’s blog can be found at