Brittney Cooper

Brittney Cooper is a writer, teacher, and public speaker. She thinks Black feminism can change the world for the better. Her most recent book is Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower. She is Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Africana Studies at Rutgers University. She is co-founder of the popular Crunk Feminist Collective blog. And she is a contributing writer for Cosmopolitan.com and a former contributor to Salon.com. Her cultural commentary has been featured on MSNBC’s All In With Chris Hayes, Melissa Harris-Perry, Al Jazeera’s Third Rail, the New York Times, the Washington Post, NPR, PBS, Ebony.com, Essence.com, TheRoot.com, and TED.com.