Jorie Lagerwey is an Associate Professor at the School of English, Drama and Film, University College Dublin and the Vice Principal for Teaching and Learning in the College of Arts and Humanities. She is the author, with Taylor Nygaard, of Horrible White People: Gender, Genre, and Television’s Precarious Whiteness (NYU 2020). She is also the editor, with Katherine Fama of Single Lives: Modern Women in Literature, Culture and Film (Rutgers UP 2022) and is also author of Postfeminist Celebrity and Motherhood: Brand Mom (Routledge 2016).