Loyola University Maryland

Martin Luther King, Jr., Convocation

About the Speaker

Roxane GayRoxane Gay has authored Bad FeministDifficult WomenAn Untamed State, and Hunger: A Memoir of (My) BodyBad Feminist, her collection of essays that explore modern feminism, was named one of the best books of the year by NPR.

Gay is a contributing op-ed writer for The New York Times, and her writing has appeared in McSweeney’sThe Nation, and several other publications. She was the co-editor of PANK and was formerly the non-fiction editor at The Rumpus. Gay also wrote the comic series, World of Wakanda, a Black Panther spinoff, becoming the first African-American woman to ever write for Marvel.

Learn more on Roxane Gay's website