Sally Campbell Galman

Sally Campbell Galman is an anthropologist, mother, feminist, cartoonist, raconteur, poetess, dreamer, believer, reader and adventurer. She received her PhD from the University of Colorado at Boulder and is currently a Professor of Child and Family Studies at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. As an anthropologist of childhood, her research focuses on the study of young children and gender with a focus on those who are transgender or otherwise gender-diverse. An award-winning visual artist, she is the cartoonist behind the Shane the Lone Ethnographer series of ethnographic methods texts, with  a third volume on childhood is on the way very soon from Routledge.  Best of all, she has a brand new graphic novel about the lives of transgender youth in the works as we speak! You can follow her on twitter @ProfessorMommy.