Amy Aronson

Dr. Aronson holds a BA from Princeton University and a PhD from Columbia University, and is the editor of the international quarterly, Media History. A former editor at Working Woman and Ms., her work has also appeared in such publications as Business Week, Global Journalist, Working Mother, and The Boston Globe.

Aronson authored Taking Liberties: Early American Women's Magazines and Their Readers and co-authored Sociology Now with her husband and the two-volume Men & Masculinities: A Social, Cultural, and Historical Encyclopedia with Michael Kimmel.

An Associate Professor of Journalism and Media Studies at Fordham University, Aronson is currently writing a cultural biography of the early twentieth-century feminist and attorney Crystal Eastman, a rebel journalist, publisher, media activist and the woman behind the founding of the ACLU.