Hanne Blank Boyd
Writer / Editor / Consultant


Dr. Hanne Blank Boyd is a writer, editor, and consultant.   Her books, published under the name Hanne Blank, include Fat (Bloomsbury Academic, 2020), Straight: The Surprisingly Short History of Heterosexuality (Beacon Press, 2014) and Virgin: The Untouched History (Bloomsbury, 2007).  She also works as a researcher and as a medical/technical writer and editor.


This short biography and photo may be used for PR purposes.  

Hanne Blank Boyd headshot. She is a white woman, wearing eyeglasses, red lipstick, and dangly orange and turquoise earrings. She is wearing a blue v-neck sweater over a black tank top. You can see her head, shoulders, and upper chest. Her hair is dark brown and gray, chin length, and curly.