Dr. Staci Newmahr is an ethnographer and sociologist whose work plays with intersections of gender, nonconformity, risk-taking, emotion and eroticism. Newmahr is an Associate Editor of Symbolic Interaction and Associate Professor at SUNY Buffalo State.
Author of Playing on the Edge: Sadomasochism, Risk, and Intimacy was published in 2011 (Indiana University Press), Dr. Newmahr has recently published work on the erotic space of Renaissance Faire, based on participant-observation research in 2010-11. Newmahr is currently working on a longer-term project on gender and contemporary erotic proliferations.
Dr. Newmahr is SocDocSN on Twitter and Staci Newmahr on Academia.edu, and can be reached via email at email@example.com.