Gina Dent, Associate Professor, Feminist Studies, History of Consciousness, and Legal Studies, UCSC, is a committed activist, scholar, and educator. Abolition. Feminism. Now. (May 2021, Haymarket Press) co-authored by Dent with Angela Davis, Beth Richie, and Erica Meiners, grows out of her work as an advocate for human rights and prison abolition. Dent's currently in progress manuscript. Prison as a Border and Other Essays, will be published by Duke University Press. She is the editor of Black Popular Culture, and author of numerous articles on race, feminism, popular culture, and visual art.