Interviews

Sense of Place with Minelle Mahtani-Kelly Baker,” Roundhouse Radio (August 24, 2017):

Minelle talks to author Kelly J. Baker about her new book, Grace Period: A Memoir in Pieces, about failed dreams and missed opportunities.

Kelly Baker on Women in Higher Education,” Purse Strings (August 22, 2017):

Today on Purse Strings, Maria is joined by Kelly Baker the editor of Women in Higher Education and a freelance writer who covers religion, racism, higher education, gender, labor, motherhood, and popular culture.

A Memoir on Leaving the Faculty,” Chronicle Vitae (July 6, 2017):

At the same time, I wanted to show readers my transition, or transitions, as they happened in real time — alongside the emotional fallout that came along with giving up my dream of a faculty career. At that time, there was still so much silence about folks who chose to leave academia, or were forced out. The only track my advisers ever suggested was the tenure track.