Paula Seniors Co-Edited and Contributed to Book on Michelle Obama
September 1, 2018
Paula Seniors, an associate professor in the Department of Sociology, co-edited Michelle Obama’s Impact on African American Women and Girls (London, United Kingdom, and New York, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018), with Michelle Duster and Rose Thevenin. Seniors’ individual contribution to the volume was “Reconfiguring Black Motherhood: Michelle Obama and the ‘Mom in Charge Trope,’” pp. 175–208. In addition, she published “Mae Mallory,” Black Power Encyclopedia: From Black is Beautiful to Urban Uprisings, ed. Umoja Akinyele, Karin L. Stanford, and Jasmine A. Young (Santa Barbara, California, and Denver, Colorado: Greenwood, 2018), pp. 493–96.