COYOTE RI & Academic Research


Malia Dalesandry 2023 Dissertation

India English  2023 Master Thesis

(En)gendering Violence, Imagining Safety- Carceral Politics in Rhode Island’s Feminist Movement, 1970-2009- (Lillian Pickett 2022)

Interview with an Activist (Piper Burke)

Decriminalizing Sex Work – Policython Brief

What Are Your COVID Rules?  2020

Coyote COVID Resource guide  2020

Sex Workers Enter The National Landscape As Presidential Candidates Consider Sex Work-Study- March 2st, 2020

Decarceral alliances in the fight to decriminalize sex workFebruary 10th, 2020

Worker organizing can counter labor abuse in the Global South– January 8th, 2020

The History of Sex Work Law in Rhode Island- November 2020

Royce Presentation Yanhoo Cho November 2019

NERC Amnesty Decrim Policy 2019 presentation 2019

FROM DECRIM TO RECRIM- Ten years of recriminalized indoor sex work in Rhode Island- September 21st, 2019-  10 Years After Re-Criminalization, slideshow

Bella Robinson – COYOTE (Call Off Your Old Tired Ethics) Talks #Decrim #SexWorkIsRealWork-March 2019

COYOTE-RI Interviews Scott Cunningham- Baylor University- March 2019

Julianna Brown, Brown University ‘2018, Current 3rd-year Medical Student at Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. (COYOTE Health and Policy Advisor 2016-2020)


Thesis: “We Don’t Need Your Pity, We Need Our Rights”

Thesis Presentation

AIDS Conference 2018:

Poster 1

Poster 2

Harm Reduction International 2019:


Dayana Tavarez, Brown University ’19

Thesis: “Bad Neighbor”

Thesis Presentation

Thesis Presentation Script

Meghan Peterson, University of Toronto ’15, Brown University School of Public Health ’19 (MPH Epidemiology)

Institutional Distrust

Emily Rehmet, Brown University ’20

Social Change Practitioner Interview

Whitewashing Abolition: Race, Displacement, and Combating Human Trafficking  The event is in partnership with the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice Human Trafficking research cluster and will include workshops, panels, and discussions. Full Conference video [link]

Policing Modern Day Slavery- 2016 (doc player)