Herzig, Rebecca

Rebecca Herzig

207-786-6335

rherzig@bates.edu

Women and Gender Studies

Christian A. Johnson Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies

Pettengill Hall, Room 209

American Cultural Studies

PluckedCoverHistorian Rebecca Herzig holds the College’s only full-time faculty appointment in Women and Gender Studies.  She teaches an array of interdisciplinary courses on science, technology, and medicine, as well as the program’s required methods course, Methods and Modes of Inquiry. Her latest book, Plucked: A History of Hair Removal, is forthcoming with NYU Press (January 2015).