Emily Nagoski is a director of Wellness Education and lecturer at Smith College, where she teaches Women’s Sexuality. She has a PhD in Health Behaviour with a doctoral concentration in human sexuality from Indiana University (IU), and a master’s degree (also from IU) in counseling, with a clinical internship at the Kinsey Institute Sexual Health Clinic. She has taught graduate and undergraduate classes in human sexuality, relationships and communication, stress management and sex education. She is the author of three guides for Ian Kerner’s goodinbed.com, including Guide to Female Orgasms and she writes the popular sex blog, www.thedirtynormal.com. Nagoski lives in western Massachusetts with two dogs, two cats and a cartoonist.