Elizabeth Flock is an Emmy Award-winning journalist and author with a focus on gender and justice. Her features, investigations and films have appeared on the PBS NewsHour, in the New Yorker, the New York Times, Foreign Policy, the Guardian, the Atlantic and many other publications. Her work is often investigative, immersive and long-term. She is currently at work on a book for Harper about female self-defense entitled “Conversations with Athena: When Women Fight Back,” for which she did IWMF-supported reporting in Northeast Syria. She lives in Los Angeles.