Michael Kimmel

SUNY Distinguished Professor, Stony Brook University; Author, Healing from Hate: How Yound Men Get Into and Out of Violent Extremism

Michael Kimmel is the SUNY Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at Stony Brook University, where he founded the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities in 2013. He consults and has lectured widely on gender equity, and has delivered the International Women’s Day lecture at the European Parliament, European Commission, and Council of Europe. Kimmel worked with ministers for gender equality in Scandinavia developing programs for boys and men. His many books include Manhood in America, Angry White Men, The Politics of Manhood, The Gendered Society, and the best-seller Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men. The Guardian named him “the world’s most prominent male feminist.”

Videos/Audio of Michael Kimmel

Join a live podcast with Futuro Media’s ‘In The Thick.’ Co-hosts Maria Hinojosa and Julio Ricardo Varela meet up at... See more
We know that men and women are different — but how exactly, and why? Though some differences lie in anatomy and biology... See more
In aggregate, men in America are suffering. As many as ten million are missing from the workforce; jobs their fathers... See more
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