Cece Temple

Graduate Student


Area of Emphasis: Genders and Sexualities



2020 | BA - Women's and Gender Studies and English with an emphasis in Creative Writing - Saint Mary's College of California

2022 | MTS - Theological Studies with an emphasis in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality - Vanderbilt University 



Simone (Cece) Temple (they/them) is originally from the Bay Area. Their research interests fall underneath the gender and sexuality field and concern how being asssigned a biological sex informs experiences of race, culture, and gender, particularly for Black nonbinary individuals who are AFAB.



Black Girlhood, Black Feminism, Black Queer and Trans Studies