Dr. Kimberly Ramírez is Professor of English at LaGuardia-CUNY. Her specializations include drama and performance related to the unaccompanied children’s exodus Operation Pedro Pan that transported her mother, aunt, uncle, and 14,045 other Cuban children to the United States. Her academic and creative work has been featured in volumes, theatres, and conferences worldwide. She holds a Ph.D. in Theatre from the Graduate Center, CUNY, and an M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from the University of Georgia.
Kim's current pedagogy and practice is informed by the developing fields of vegan and nonviolence (ahimsa) studies, health and plant-based nutrition, compassion, and sustainability.
See also her Curriculum Vitæ.