Susana M. Morris

Professor and Co-Founder of the Crunk Feminist Collective

Susana M. Morris is the co-founder of the Crunk Feminist Collective (CFC) and a contributing writer on the CFC blog. She received her PhD from Emory University and is an assistant professor of English at Auburn University, where she teaches courses on topics such as African-American autobiography, black feminist theory, the civil rights movement and depictions of the black family in the U.S. and the Caribbean.

Her book project, Close Kin and Distant Relatives: The Paradox of Respectability in Black Women’s Literature, is forthcoming from the University of Virginia Press in 2014. She has been featured on NPR and in Colorlines and Essence. Writing as “Crunkadelic” on the CFC blog, she covers a range of topics, including politics, self-care, sizeism, and reality TV, often irreverently. Follow her on Twitter, where she shares random thoughts, feminist musings and obnoxiously live tweets during Scandal.

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People + Policy

= Positive Change for the Public Good

people + policy = Positive Change for the Public Good