About the Author
PAMELA NEWKIRK is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Associate Professor of Journalism in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications at New York University. She is the author of Within the Veil: Black Journalists, White Media. Her articles have appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Nation, Essence, and ARTnews. She lives in New York City with her husband and children.