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  • Wade, Lisa. 2015. “How ‘Benevolent Sexism’ Drove Dylann Roof’s Racist Massacre.” The Conversation, June 19. Re-printed at Washington Post, June 21; Quartz, June 20; and Raw Story, June 19. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “Why Trolls Spammed a College’s Rape Reporting System.” Salon, December 19. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “American Men’s Hidden Crisis: They Need More Friends!” Salon, December 7. (link, re-printed at Alternet)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “Four Things that Lower Your Testosterone.” Salon, September 19. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “Sex Shocker! Men and Women Aren’t that Different.” Salon, September 18. (link, re-printed at Alternet)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “Seven Surprising Discoveries about Sex.” Alternet, September 18. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “Yes, Let’s Talk about Race and IQ.” Politico, August 22. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013.  “5 Reasons Your ‘Sexual Peak’ Might be Fake.” Salon, August 14. (link; re-printed at Alternet)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. The Hookup Elites. Slate, July 19. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. The Hookup Culture Bogeyman. Los Angeles Times, May 30. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “The Growing Cost of Having Kids Is Tipping More Women Towards Ambivalence about Motherhood.” Alternet, May 6. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “The Orgasm Gap: The Real Reason Women Get Off Less Often Than Men and How to Fix It.” AlterNet, April 3. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “High Heels Hurt Like Hell: Do Women Wear Them to Signify Class and Status?” AlterNet, February 28. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2011. Sex on Campus: As Bad as Sex Anywhere Else. The Mark. July 9. (link)


Radio and Podcast:

  • Ben-Achour, Sabri. 2016. “How It Became OK for Guys to Take Care of Themselves.” NPR, January 6. (link)
  • Mirk, Sarah. 2015. “Can’t Buy Me Love.” Bitch Magazine: Popaganda, February 12. (link)
  • Daugherty, Sandra. 2014.  “Hookup Culture and History.” Sex Nerd Sandra, July 16.(link)
  • Wolfson, Carl. 2014. “Untitled.” Carl in the Morning. July 3. (link)
  • Peterson, Jesse Lee. 2014. “Untitled.” The Jesse Lee Peterson Show. April 16. (link)
  • Bennett, Jill. 2014.  The Weekend Morning News. CKNW AM980, April 6.
  • Boston Public Radio Staff. 2014. “More Bromance Needed.” Boston Public Radio, January 13. (link)
  • Mendes, Pedro. 2014. “A Man’s Best Friend.” Canadian Broadcasting Company’s Man Up: Being the Best Man You Can Be, January 10. (link)
  • Gross, Gil. 2013. “Untitled.” KKSF’s Gil Gross Show, December 19.
  • Prescott, Virginia. 2013. “Sociologist to Dudes: Man Up and Make Some Friends.” Word of Mouth on New Hampshire Public Radio, December 18. (link)
  • Cardin, Joy. 2013. “Male Friendships Not Close Enough.” The Joy Cardin Show on Wisconsin Public Radio, December 12. (link)
  • Mantle, Larry. 2013. “GoldieBlox Aims to Build a New Generation of Girl Engineers.” KPCC Airtalk, November 26. (link)
  • Davis, Katherine. 2013. “On Halloween, Some Women Seek Alternatives to Super Sexy Costumes.” Annenberg Radio News, October 31. (link)
  • Green, Kyle. 2013. “Lisa Wade on Sociological Images.” The Society Pages Office Hours, October 14. (link)
  • Ballen, Lynn. 2013. “Why Are a Bunch of Colleges Being Sued and Reported to the Federal Government under Title IX.” KPFK Feminist Magazine, April 30. (link)
  • Ferrett, Rob. 2012. “At Issue with Ben Merens.” Wisconsin Public Radio, December 18. (link)
  • Roope, Jim. 2012. “The Teenage ‘Pressure Cooker.’” CNN Soundwaves, August 16. (link)
  • Lageson, Sarah. 2012. “Lisa Wade and Gwen Sharp on Public Sociology.” The Society Pages Office Hours, June 11. (link)
  • Mantle, Larry. 2012. “Booted from Children’s Section of Barnes & Noble for Being a Man?” KPCC Airtalk. June 5. (link)
  • Cooper, Blake. 2012. “Sex, Death, and Morals in Horror.” Sounds Familiar, June 1. (link)
  • Good, Bill. 2012. “The Bill Good Show.” CKNW, January 3. (link)
  • Good, Bill. 2011. “The Bill Good Show.” CKNW, August 18. (link)
  • Johnson, Kjerstin. 2010. “Use Your Imagination: An Interview with the Women of Sociological Images.” Bitch Media, September 7. (link)
  • Szekely, Les. 2010. “Les in the Morning.” WEOL AM 930, March 16.
  • Hout, Michael. 2009. “Higher Education Today.” The Society Pages Office Hours, June 7. (link)
  • Smajda, Jon. 2009. “Sociological Images and the Epidemiology of Highways.” The Society Pages Office Hours, January 19. (link)



  • Vaaz, Shaheen. 2014. “Dirty Talk.” DVD. Los Angeles: World Kin Ensemble. (link)
  • Pivot TV. 2014. “Superstimulus.” Take Part Live, April 17. (link)
  • Pivot TV. 2013. “Millennial Behavior.” Take Part Live, November 26. (excerpt)
  • Pivot TV. 2013. “Modern Sexuality and ‘The Square.’” Take Part Live, November 4. (link)
  • Pivot TV. 2013. “Pinkwashing and the Greatest Bad Movie Ever.” Take Part Live, October 7. (link)
  • Bloomberg News. 2013. “Colleges Under Fire for Sexual Assault Procedures.” Bloomberg Businessweek Videos, June 13. (link)
  • Taboo. 2013. “Strange Bonds.” National Geographic Channel, June 11.
  • Huffington Post.  2013. “Farm Bill Provides Massive Subsidies to Wealthy.” Huffington Post Live, June 6. (link)
  • Huffington Post. 2013. “The ‘Do What You Love’ Sham.” Huffington Post Live, May 30. (link)
  • Metzler, Ryan. 2013. “New”clear Family.” Documentary, April 24. (link)
  • Santa Monica City TV. 2013. No Title. Broad Topics, April 22, re-aired June 17.
  • Huffington Post. 2013. “I Have ‘Evolved.’” Huffington Post Live, April 9. (link)
  • NBC Southern California. 2012. “Expert: Too-Sexy Costumes Send Wrong Message” NBC4 News at 5p.m., October 29. (link)
  • MTV. 2011. “Hook Up Culture on Campus.” Impact, September 26. (link)


  • Charky, Nicole. 2015. “The Real Reason Women Wear High Heels.” Attn:, September 2. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “What Do You Use to Get Stuff Done?” UseThis, October 3. (link)
  • Styles, Ruth. 2013. “Still Frisky at 50! Age-Related Sexual Peaks a Myth That Just Hold Us Back in the Sack, Says Leading Sociologist.” The Daily Mail, August 23. (link)
  • Wade, Lisa. 2013. “Lisa Wade, PhD.” What Are All the PhDs? June 9. (link)
  • Mclaughlin, Claire M. 2012. “15 Questions with Lisa Wade.” Harvard Crimson, March 7. (link)
  • Martin, Ben. 2012. “Harvard University Sex Week, Interview with Sex Week Speaker Lisa Wade.” February 1.  (link)
  • Privot, Ben. 2011. “Lisa Wade And Consensual Narratives.” The Consensual Project, June 27. (link)
  • Megginson, Tom. 2011. “Five Pointed Questions: Dr. Lisa Wade & Dr. Gwen Sharp.” Change Marketing, March 7. (link)

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