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Tanya Cook

United States

Tanya Cook is a sociology professor at the Community College of Aurora near Denver, Colorado. Her current research project, Always Keep Nerd Fighting: Fandoms as Social Movements, investigates how and why fans are becoming more charitable and politically engaged. Cook is a recipient of the 2019-2020 Mellon/ACLS Community College Faculty Fellowship for her work on fandoms. Her research interests include social movements, sociological theory, and popular culture. When she is not trying to find new ways to use popular culture and fandom to democratize the classroom, you can probably find her at comic con. 

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