About Dylan McCarthy Blackston
Dylan, who goes by Rocket, is a PhD candidate in Gender and Women's Studies. His research interests include transgender embodiment and biopolitics, photography and aesthetics, queer performance studies, and affect and animality.
Rocket earned a MA in Womenʼs Studies at Georgia State University having completed the thesis, “Queer Feelings, Political Potential: Tracing Affect in Performance Spaces." He holds a BFA in Photography with a minor in Womenʼs Studies from the University of Georgia.