Carol Horton, Ph.D., is the author of "Yoga Ph.D.: Integrating the Life of the Mind and the Wisdom of the Body," and lead editor of "21st Century Yoga: Culture, Politics, and Practice." A popular writer and speaker, Carol offers lectures, workshops, and yoga teacher trainings on yoga history, culture, ethics and service worldwide. She serves as a teacher with Yoga for Recovery, adviser to the Yoga and Body Image Coalition, and program consultant to yoga service organizations.
An ex-political science professor, Carol holds a doctorate from the University of Chicago, is the author of "Race and the Making of American Liberalism," and has published numerous reports on programs and policies affecting low-income children and families. To learn more, visit her website, carolhortonphd.com.