M.A. Hispanic Literatures and Cultures, University of Arizona. 2016.
B.A. Spanish, Portland State University. 2013.
B.A. Interdisciplinary Arts & Letters, Prescott College. 2005.
2018 Grants & Fellowships
Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship in Quechua, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute, University of Georgia.
LACSI Graduate Field Research Award, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences and the Graduate School, University of Georgia.
Special Projects Grant, Willson Center for Humanities & Arts, University of Georgia.
Lightsey, Louisiana. 2017. “Prefigurative Politics.” Global South Studies: A Collective Publication with The Global South. https://globalsouthstudies.as.virginia.edu/
Lightsey, Louisiana. 2017. “Biopolitics and Globalization.” Global South Studies: A Collective Publication with The Global South. https://globalsouthstudies.as.virginia.edu/
Political ecology, multispecies studies, human–insect relations, agroecology, food sovereignty, sustainable design, Amazonia, Latin American studies, visual ethnography, political ontology, animal studies, alterpolitics, posthumanism.