Lindy West

Columnist, The Guardian; Contributor, This American Life
April 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
“The John Hersey Lecture and the Poynter Fellowship Present a Conversation with Lindy West”

Location TBD

About the Speaker 

Lindy West is a columnist at The Guardian, a contributor to This American Life, and a freelance writer whose work focuses on feminism, social justice, humor, and body image. Her work has appeared in the New York TimesCosmopolitanGQVultureJezebelThe Stranger, and others. She is the founder of I Believe You, It’s Not Your Fault, an advice blog for teens, as well as the reproductive rights destigmatization campaign #ShoutYourAbortion. Her first book, a memoir called Shrill, is out now from Hachette Books.