Kimberlé Crenshaw Biography, Age, Family, Divorced, Books, Net worth

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Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw Biography

Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw popularly known as Kimberlé Crenshaw is an American civil rights advocate and a leading scholar of critical race theory who developed the theory of intersectionality. Crenshaw is a full-time lecturer at the UCLA School of Law and Columbia Law School, where she specializes in race and gender issues.

Kimberlé  Crenshaw Age| Nationality

She was born in 1959 and is therefore currently 63 years old as of 2022. Being born in Canton, Ohio, United States, she is of the American nationality and of mixed ethnicity.

Kimberlé  Crenshaw Height| Weight

Her estimated height and average weight are currently not known and will be updated. Also, more details about her physical appearance and other body measurements are currently not known and will be updated as soon as we get to find out from her or from other reliable sources.

Kimberlé Crenshaw Family| Parents| Siblings

She was born to her parents Marian and Walter Clarence Crenshaw, Jr. Further details about her parents whereabouts and whether she was raised up with siblings or not are currently not known and will be updated as soon as we find out.

Kimberlé Crenshaw Husband| Married| Divorced

She has tried and succeeded in keeping her relationship status away from the social media and limelight. It is not publicly known whether she is married or in a relationship.

Details about her partner’s information and whereabouts are not yet known and will be updated as soon as the information is available. We also have no information whether she has any children yet.

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Kimberlé Crenshaw Education

She went to McKinley High School in Canton, then to Cornell University in 1981 where she earned a bachelor’s degree in government and African studies and was a member of the senior honor society of Quill and Dagger.

Crenshaw then received a J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1984 and an LL.M. in 1985 from the University of Wisconsin Law School, where she was a William H. Hastie Fellow and law clerk to Wisconsin Supreme Court Judge Shirley Abrahamson.

Kimberlé  Crenshaw Intersectional Theory

Crenshaw is known for the introduction and development of intersectional theory, the study of how overlapping or intersecting social identities, particularly minority identities, relate to systems and structures of oppression, domination, or discrimination.

In 1996, she co-founded the African American Policy Forum, which works on “dismantling economic injustice” and “advancing and extending social justice, gender equality, and the indivisibility of all human rights, both in the U.S. and globally,” and is the executive director of the nonprofit think tank and information clearinghouse.

Kimberlé Crenshaw Columbia

Crenshaw was appointed full professor at Columbia Law School, where she is the founder and director of the 2011 Center for Intersectionality & Social Policy Studies. Furthermore, her courses at Columbia include an Intersectional Workshop and an Intersectionalities Workshop.

Kimberlé Crenshaw Books

  • 2019; Seeing Race Again: Countering Colorblindness Across the Disciplines
  • 2017; On Intersectionality: Essential Writings
  • 2017; The Race Track: Understanding and Challenging Structural Racism


  • 1995; Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings that Formed the Movement
  • 1993′ Words That Wound: Critical Race Theory, Assaultive Speech, And The First Amendment

Kimberlé Crenshaw Net worth

Her net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $4 million dollars. More details about her wealth, assets, properties, houses, cars she owns, private jets and villas and so much more are currently not known and will be updated soon.

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