Heidi R. Lewis, Associate Director and Assistant Professor of Feminist & Gender Studies, recently was named to the Editorial Board of The Feminist Wire Books: Connecting Feminisms, Race, and Social Justice. Lewis joined the Editorial Collective of The Feminist Wire (TFW) in February 2013, and was promoted to Associate Editor in February 2014.
This new book series, from The Feminist Wire and the University of Arizona Press, presents a cultural bridge between the digitial and printing worlds. These timely, critical books will contribute to feminsit scholarship, pedagogy, and praxist in the twenty-first century. “This partnership benefits both parties,” said Tamura Lomax, Co-Founder and Managing Editor of The Feminist Wire and Co-Editor of the series. She continued, “TFW is an existing brand with growing popularity, providing a ‘ready-made’ audience for books in the series as well as a marketing platform. The UA Press has an established reputation publishing books about race and social justice, thus serving as a strategic and welcoming outlet for books in this series.”