Phoebe Maltz Bovy


Phoebe Maltz Bovy is a senior editor of The Signal, and the author of The Perils of “Privilege.”

Awareness Daze

from Authenticity, Volume 23, Number 3

Awareness is not the opposite of ignorance. Rather, it’s a stand-in for performative gestures of all kinds.

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?