Erynn Masi de Casanova is Associate Professor of Sociology and a Faculty Affiliate of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Romance Languages and Literatures. Her research focuses on gender and work, with an emphasis on workers’ identities and experiences. She is the author of two books, the award-winning Making Up the Difference: Women, Beauty, and Direct Selling in Ecuador and Buttoned Up: Clothing, Conformity, and White-Collar Masculinity. She co-edited the books Bodies without Borders and Global Beauty, Local Bodies. Her current book project, which she will work on during an upcoming academic residency at the Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Center in Italy, explores paid domestic work in Ecuador.