On the Issues and 15 Minutes of Feminism Podcasts

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Ms. Editors Emeriti

Marcia Ann Gillespie, Elaine Lafferty, Suzanne Braun Levine, Robin Morgan

Ms. Founding Editors

Patricia Carbine, Joanne Edgar, Nina Finkelstein, Mary Peacock, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, Gloria Steinem

Ms. Committee of Scholars

Co-Chair: Carrie N. Baker, J.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Program for the Study of Women and Gender; Smith College

Co-Chair: Michele Tracy Berger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies; University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Chair Emeritus: Bonnie Thornton Dill, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Arts and Humanities; University of Maryland, College Park

R. Dianne Bartlow
Professor, Gender and Women’s Studies; California State University at Northridge

Emily Bent, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Women’s and Gender Studies Department; Pace University

Kum-Kum Bhavnani, Ph.D.
Professor, Sociology and Chair, Women, Culture, Development Program; University of California, Santa Barbara

Audrey Bilger, Ph.D.
President, Reed College

Kelly Brown Douglas, Ph.D.
Elizabeth Conolly Todd Distinguished Professor of Religion and Chair, Department of Philosophy and Religion; Goucher College

Nohelia Canales, M.S.
Professor, Life Sciences; East Los Angeles College (ELAC)

Jennifer Cognard-Black, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of English, and Coordinator, Women, Gender, and Sexuality Program; St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Brittney Cooper, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Women’s and Gender Studies and Africana Studies; Rutgers University

Irasema Coronado, Ph.D.
Director and Professor, School of Transborder Studies; Arizona State University

Norlisha (Tish) Crawford, Ph.D.
Professor, English and African American Studies; University of Wisconsin, Osh Kosh

Aviva Dove-Viebahn, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Film and Media Studies; Arizona State University

Patti Duncan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor; Oregon State University

Julie R. Enszer, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor; University of Mississippi

Radhika Gajjala, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Media and Communication and American Culture Studies Program; Bowling Green State University

Michele Goodwin, Ph.D.
Chancellor’s Professor; University of California, Irvine

Nicole Guidotti-Hernandez, Ph.D.
Professor, English; Emory University

Kelly Finley, M.A.
Senior Lecturer and Undergraduate Advisor, Women’s and Gender Studies; UNC Charlotte

Kryn Freehling-Burton, M.A.
Senior Lecturer and Coordinator, Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies and School of Language, Culture, and Society; Oregon State University

Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Ph.D.
Anna Julia Cooper Professor of Women’s Studies and Chair, Comparative Women’s Studies and Director, Women’s Research and Resource Center; Spelman College

Janell Hobson, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies and Graduate Director; University at Albany, SUNY

Ileana Jiménez
English Department; LREI-Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High School

Valerie Ann Johnson, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities; Shaw University

Karon Jolna, Ph.D.
Program Director and Editor, Ms. Classroom and Research Affiliate; UCLA Center for the Study of Women

L.S. Kim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Film and Digital Media; University of California, Santa Cruz

Jennifer Ash, Ph.D. Candidate
Associate Director, NWSA

Kimi Lynn King, J.D. , Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Political Science; University of North Texas

M. Bahati Kuumba, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Comparative Women’s Studies and Associate Director, Women’s Research and Resource Center; Spelman College

Lisa Yun Lee, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Art History and Gender and Women’s Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago and Director, National Public Housing Museum

Yi-Chun Tricia Lin, Ph.D.
Director & Professor, Women’s Studies Program; Southern Connecticut State University

C. Nicole Mason, Ph.D.
President/CEO, Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR)

Layli Maparyan, Ph.D.
Professor, Africana Studies; Wellesley College

Irma McClaurin, Ph.D.
McClaurin Solutions

Michelle McGibbney Vlahoulis, Ph.D.
Chair, Women and Gender Studies, School of Social Transformation; Arizona State University

Linda Perkins, Ph.D.
Associate University Professor & Director of Applied Women’s Studies; Claremont Graduate University

Barbara Ransby, Ph.D.
Professor of Gender & Women’s Studies, African-American Studies and History and Director of Gender & Women’s Studies; University of Illinois at Chicago

Loretta R. Ross, Ph.D.
Visiting Professor; Smith College

Susan M. Shaw, Ph.D.
Professor of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies and Transitional Director of the School of Language, Culture, and Society; Oregon State University

Carol Stabile, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Professor, WGSS; University of Oregon

Karla J. Strand, Ph.D.
GWS Librarian, U Wisconsin System

Nayereh Tohidi, Ph.D.
Professor, Gender and Women’s Studies Department; California State University, Northridge

Patricia Trujillo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of English and Director of Writing and Rhetoric; Northern New Mexico College

Gina Athena Ulysse, Ph.D.
Professor, Feminist Studies; UC Santa Cruz

Jennifer D. Williams, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of English; Howard University