Jimmie Briggs is an award-winning human rights activist, journalist, and author. He was the founding executive director of Man Up Campaign, a global initiative to mobilize young people to stop violence against women and girls through arts, sports, and technology. He is also a respected human rights advocate within the field of journalism. Briggs' work has appeared in "The New York Times Magazine," "The Washington Post," and other outlets. His next book, "Blood Work," is a meditation on manhood and masculinity through the frames of illness and trauma. This is the third lecture in the Great Nonfiction Writers Lecture Series.