E.J. Graff's work focuses on gender, sexuality, and human rights. She is author of "What Is Marriage For? The Strange Social History of Our Most Intimate Institution," and is managing editor of The Monkey Cage at The Washington Post. Her reporting and commentary have appeared in such publications as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The American Prospect, Boston Magazine, Foreign Policy, The Nation, The New Republic, Newsweek, Slate, and Vice. She is a senior fellow at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University.