Mary Ziegler is the Stearns Weaver Miller Professor at Florida State University College of Law. Her research focuses on the legal history of reproduction, privacy, and sexuality. Along with more than twenty articles, Professor Ziegler is the author of After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion
Debate (2015), which won the 2014 Thomas J. Wilson Award from Harvard University Press for best first manuscript in any discipline.
Johanna Schoen, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor at Rutgers University— New Brunswick in the Department of History. Her research
focuses on the history of women and medicine and the history of reproductive rights. Prof. Schoen received her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina, and she has written two books: Choice and Coercion: Birth Control, Sterilization, and Abortion in Public Health and Welfare and Abortion After Roe.
Dorothy Roberts, JD, is currently the George A. Weiss University Professor of Law and Sociology and the Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Professor of Civil Rights at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. She has written extensively on the topics of health, social justice, bioethics, and child welfare, including the books Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-first Century, Shattered Bonds: The Color of Child Welfare, and Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty. @DorothyERoberts
Ed Larson, JD, Ph.D, is a University Professor of History and holds the Hugh and Hazel Chair in Law at Pepperdine University. The author of Sex,
Race, and Science: Eugenics in the Deep South, he won the Pulitzer Prize for History in 1998 for his book Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America’s Continuing Debate Over Science and Religion. He received his law degree from Harvard University and his Ph.D. in the history of science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Rebecca Kluchin, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of History at California State University, Sacramento and the author of Fit to Be Tied: Sterilization and Reproductive Rights in America, 1950-1980. She received her Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University.
Irene Clark is a retired professor of genetics, anatomy and science education at St. Augustine’s College in Raleigh, NC.