Dr. Tressie McMillan Cottom

Tressie

Tressie McMillan Cottom, PhD, is an award-winning author, researcher, educator, and cultural critic whose work has been recognized nationally and internationally for the urgency and depth of her incisive critical analysis of technology, higher education, class, race, and gender.

Tressie is the recipient of a 2020 MacArthur “Genius” Award and is an associate professor at The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. You can learn more about Tressie or contact her at tressiemc.com.