Tey Meadow is an associate professor of sociology at Columbia. University. Her publications in Contemporary Ethnography, Gender & Society, Sexualities, Politics & Society and Contexts include analyses a broad range of topics related to gender and sexual diversity in the contemporary United States and around the world. She is the author of Trans Kids: Being Gendered in the 21st Century, (University of California Press, 2018) and Other, Please Specify: Queer Methods in Sociology (University of California press, 2018). Her current projects explore the cultural politics of power, sexuality and discourses of perversion.