Jules has a BA in art history from UCLA and MA in sociology from The New School for Social Research. Her undergraduate work compared Goya's Saturn Devouring His Son with Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and while at The New School, Jules was trained in theory, ethnography, and discourse analysis. 

Her graduate projects included a study of the politics of subversive aesthetics in early industrial music subcultures, an exposition that put Simone de Beauvoir into conversation with William Shakespeare, and an ethnographic study of democracy and ritual at the Park Slope Food Coop. You can read some of her preprints here.