Kristal Brent Zook


Kristal Brent Zook, Ph.D., is a professor of journalism and director of the M.A. Journalism Program at Hofstra University on Long Island. She is an award-winning journalist whose work has appeared in publications such as The Washington Post, The New York Times Sunday Magazine, Essence, and many other outlets. She has also offered commentary and analysis for radio and TV networks like NPR, CNN, MSNBC, MTV, BET and TV ONE. Zook is the author of three books, including Black Women’s Lives: Stories of Pain and Power. Follow her on Twitter @KristalZook.

Kristal Brent Zook is a WMC SheSource expert on Gender, Race, and Domestic Violence.