Phoebe Maltz Bovy


Phoebe Maltz Bovy is the author most recently of The Perils of “Privilege”: Why Injustice Can't Be Solved by Accusing Others of Advantage. Her work has appeared in The New Republic and The Atlantic, among other publications.

Straightness Studies

from Who Do We Think We Are?, Volume 23, Number 1

Straight women are not unusually boring. We are, however, coded.

The Relatability Paradox

from Identities—What Are They Good For?, Volume 20, Number 2

What could be more relatable than for your work life and private life to have merged into one?