Sociological Images is the work of sociologist Lisa Wade who is a Professor at Occidental College in Los Angeles. The site is a wonderful collection of stories and insights about contemporary society.
She has published articles on U.S. discourse about female genital cutting, hook up culture on college campuses, and the social significance of our body and its biology. She also travels for public speaking and appears in radio, tv, and print media. You can follow her on Twitter, on Facebook, or visit her website.