Michael Kimmel

Michael Kimmel is one of the world’s leading experts on men and masculinities. He is the SUNY Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at Stony Brook University. Among his many books are “Manhood in America,” “Angry White Men,” the best seller “Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men,” and, most recently, “Healing from Hate: How Young Men Get Into—and Out of—Violent Extremism.” With funding from the MacArthur Foundation, he founded the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities at Stony Brook in 2013.