Be Stone (they/she)

American Studies Dissertation Fellow and Doctoral Candidate, Political Science

I am an American Studies Dissertation Fellow and Ph.D. Candidate at The Graduate Center, The City University of New York. My research interests include American politics, public policy, and qualitative-interpretive research methods, from a feminist and critical race perspective.

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  • American Studies Dissertation FellowCUNY Graduate Center
  • Doctoral CandidatePolitical ScienceCUNY Graduate Center
  • Editorial Assistant and CopyeditorPolity, the journal of the Northeastern Political Science Association*Non-CUNY
  • Graduate Teaching FellowPolitical ScienceBaruch College
  • Adjunct InstructorPolitical ScienceBrooklyn College
Academic Interests

American political culture, interpretive methods, modern and contemporary political theory


Ph.D. Political Science, The Graduate Center, CUNY (expected May 2023)

M.A. Political Science, The Graduate Center, CUNY

B.A. Religion and Politics, Prescott College


“Is There ‘Hope for Every Addicted American’? The New U.S. War on Drugs” Social Sciences, 7(1), 3; doi: 10.3390/socsci7010003.