Professor Jessica Ringrose
Jessica Ringrose is Professor of Sociology of Gender and Education at the UCL Institute of Education (London, UK) and the co-Chair of the International Gender and Education Association http://www.genderandeducation.com. Her research explores young people’s digitally networked gender and sexual cultures; and how UK schools are meeting the challenge of gender and sexual rights and equality. Her books include: Post-Feminist Education? Girls and the sexual politics of schooling (Routledge, 2013); Children, Sexuality and Sexualisation (Palgrave, 2015, co-edited with Emma Renold and Danielle Egan). Her new book: Digital Feminist Activism: Girls and Women Fight back against Rape Culture (Oxford University Press, co-authored with Dr Kaitlynn Mendes and Dr Jessalynn Keller) will be out in 2018.