October 3, 2019
Moya Bailey is an Assistant Professor of Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Northeastern University. Named to Essence Magazine’s Woke 100 Women for 2018, Professor Bailey coined the word “misogynoir” in 2010, a term that describes the intersection of race and gender-based bias that black women face in popular culture. Her work focuses on marginalized groups’ use of digital media to promote social justice as acts of self-affirmation and health promotion. She is interested in how race, gender, and sexuality are represented in media and medicine. She currently curates the #transformDH Tumblr initiative in Digital Humanities. She is also the digital alchemist for the Octavia E. Butler Legacy Network.
Coral Whisperers: Scientists on the Brink, Irus Braverman's new book will be available in October. Be sure to order your copy now.
Emily J. Grijalva, Asst. Professor, Management, 2015-16 recipient of a Gender Institute Faculty Grant has published the article, "Gender and leadership emergence: Ameta-analysis and explanatory model" with three coauthors.
UB English Professor David Schmid, quoted in the article of the latest issue of Teen Vogue, entitled, “How "The Handmaid's Tale" Can Help Anxiety" by Lauren Rearick.