Amber Day is a Professor of Media and Performance Studies at Bryant University. Her academic work focuses on the intersections of art and political speech, including parody and satire, political performance and activism, and public debate. She is the author of Satire and Dissent: Interventions in Contemporary Political Debate and the editor of DIY Utopia: Cultural Imagination and the Remaking of the Possible. She has articles in many academic journals and has been interviewed on her research for radio, magazines, and newspapers.
Amber is also the mother of two young children and is interested in creating resources for families in Providence. She is one of the founding board members of the West Side Play Space co-operative. In her downtime, Amber loves to cook, eat, travel, and enjoy the outdoors.