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Joseph Fischel
Associate Professor, Yale University

Joseph J Fischel is associate professor of women’s, gender and sexuality studies at Yale University. He is the author of Sex and Harm in the Age of Consent (2016). His latest book is Screw Consent: A Better Politics of Sexual Justice (2019).

Written by Joseph Fischel