Amy Abugo Ongiri is Associate Professor and the Jill Beck Director of Film Studies at Lawrence University. Her research interests include Film and Media Studies, Africana Literature and Culture, Cultural Studies, and Gender and Sexuality Studies. Her scholarly work has appeared in numerous publications. Her creative non-fiction has been published in Mutha Magazine, Black Girl Dangerous, Writers Resist, Glitterwolf, Black Lesbian Love Lab, and The Rad Families Anthology. When she’s not watching porn, she enjoys collecting just about anything you can buy on the internet, parenting and complaining about US racial politics.