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Media appearances:

A full list of media appearances can be found here. This page is limited to recent work with links. Scroll down for print or click through directly to radio or television.

Selected essays:

  • Rape on Campus: Athletes, Status, and the Sexual Assault Crisis. Salon, March 12, 2017.
  • Is Mass Murder Being Normalized as a Form of Protest? Newsweek, January 17, 2017.
  • The Modern Marriage Trap—and What to Do About It. Money, January 11, 2017.
  • How American Colleges Became Bastions of Booze, Sex, and Entitlement. TIME, January 6, 2017.
  • The Invisible Workload That Drags Women Down. Money, December 29, 2016.
  • Sex on Campus Isn’t What You Think: What 101 Student Journals Taught Me. The Guardian, August 23, 2016.
  • The Hypermasculine Violence of Omar Mateen and Brock Turner. New Republic, June 14, 2016.
  • How ‘Benevolent Sexism’ Drove Dylann Roof’s Racist Massacre. Washington Post, June 21, 2015.
  • Why Trolls Spammed a College’s Rape Reporting System. Salon, December 19, 2013.
  • American Men’s Hidden Crisis: They Need More Friends! Salon, December 7, 2013.
  • Four Things that Lower Your Testosterone. Salon, September 19, 2013.
  • Sex Shocker! Men and Women Aren’t that Different. Salon, September 18, 2013.
  • Seven Surprising Discoveries about Sex. Alternet, September 18, 2013.
  • Yes, Let’s Talk about Race and IQ. Politico, August 22, 2013.
  • 5 Reasons Your “Sexual Peak” Might be Fake. Salon, August 14, 2013.
  • The Hookup Elites. SlateJuly 19, 2013.
  • The Hookup Culture Bogeyman. Los Angeles Times, May 30, 2013.
  • The Growing Cost of Having Kids Is Tipping More Women Towards Ambivalence about Motherhood. Alternet, May 6, 2013.
  • The Orgasm Gap: The Real Reason Women Get Off Less Often Than Men and How to Fix It. AlterNet, April 3, 2013.

  • High Heels Hurt Like Hell: Do Women Wear Them to Signify Class and Status? AlterNet, February 28, 2013.

Radio and Podcast:

  • Mass Murder as a Form of Protest. Academic Minute. WAMC, April 10, 2017.
  • American Hookup: The New Culture of Sex on Campus. New Books in Gender Studies, April 6, 2017.
  • What Do We Really Know About College Hookup Culture? Joy Cardin Show (WPR), April 4, 2017.
  • Untitled. The David Feldman Show. KPFK, February 24, 2017.
  • Just Sex. Hidden Brain. National Public Radio, February 14, 2017.
  • The Reality of Hookup Culture. Sexology, January 31, 2017.
  • Hookup Culture with Lisa Wade. Speaking of Sex, Pleasure Mechanics, 2017.
  • American Hookup. Unscrewed with Jaclyn Friedman, January 12, 2017.
  • Talking with Kids about Sexual Assault and Consent. Minnesota Public Radio, November 2, 2016.
  • Millennials Are Having Less Sex Than Their Parents. Minnesota Public Radio, August 18, 2016.
  • How It Became OK for Guys to Take Care of Themselves. National Public Radio, January 6, 2016.
  • Can’t Buy Me Love. Popaganda, February 12, 2015.
  • Hookup Culture and History. Sex Nerd Sandra, July 16, 2014.
  • More Bromance Needed. Boston Public Radio, January 13, 2014.
  • A Man’s Best Friend. Canadian Broadcasting Company, January 10, 2014.
  • Sociologist to Dudes: Man Up and Make Some Friends. New Hampshire Public Radio, December 18, 2013.
  • Male Friendships Not Close Enough. Wisconsin Public Radio, December 12, 2013.
  • GoldieBlox Aims to Build a New Generation of Girl Engineers. KPCC, November 26, 2013.
  • On Halloween, Some Women Seek Alternatives to Super Sexy Costumes. Annenberg Radio News, October 31, 2013.
  • Why Are a Bunch of Colleges Being Sued and Reported to the Federal Government under Title IX. KPFK, April 30, 2013.
  • At Issue with Ben Merens. Wisconsin Public Radio, December 18, 2012.
  • The Teenage “Pressure Cooker.” CNN, August 16, 2012.

  • Booted from Children’s Section of Barnes & Noble for Being a Man? KPCC. June 5, 2012.

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