The American sociologist and academic Tressie McMillan Cottom is highly regarded for her writing that’s just as accessible as it is informative. Coming from a politically active background, her mother being a member of the Black Panther Party, she has a passion for social activism, which can be found in her writing. Whether it be examining social trends from a position of intersectionality, or analyzing data on racial inequalities, she is someone that has made an enormous impact on the academic community.

Books in order of publication:

Non-Fiction Books

Lower Ed(2015) 
Digital Sociologies (With: Jessie Daniels)(2016) 
For-Profit Universities(2017) 

Essay Collections

Thick(2019)