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).