Jack Halberstam is Professor of English and Gender Studies at Columbia University. Halberstam teaches classes on queer time, space, and ecologies, and is finishing a book titled Wild Things: Queerness After Nature. Halberstam is the author of six books, including In a Queer Time and Place: Transgender Bodies, Subcultural Lives (New York University Press, 2005) and The Queer Art of Failure (Duke University Press, 2011). His latest book is Trans*: A Quick and Quirky Account of Gender Variability (University of California Press, 2018). Halberstam has also written for Aperture and Harvard Design Magazine.