Cynthia Enloe is Research Professor at Clark University in Massachusetts (USA). She advises students and teaches in the combined programs of International Development, Politics and Women’s and Gender Studies.

Among her recent books are “Nimo’s War, Emma’s War: Making Feminist Sense of the Iraq War,” (2010), “Seriously! Investigating Crashes and Crises as if Women Mattered” (2013) and a new updated version of “Bananas, Beaches and Bases,” (2014). Her books and articles have been translated into Turkish, Korean, Japanese, Swedish and French.

Cynthia has taught in Japan, Guyana, New Zealand, the UK and Canada and has been interviewed on the feminist approaches to women’s lives in war zones and post-war societies, as well as on gendered “peacetime” militarization on NPR, BBC and Al Jazeera.