"[Harding] is ambitious, taking on topics that others avoid, in life and in writing, and then fluidly providing us with not answers but beautiful explications of an unending question."
Kate Harding is the author of Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture, a finalist for the Minnesota Book Award and one of LitHub's "new feminist classics." With Samhita Mukhopadhyay, she is co-editor of Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance, and Revolution in Trump's America and co-host of the 12-episode podcast “Feminasty.” She's also co-author of The Book of Jezebel and Lessons from the Fat-o-Sphere, a frequent college speaker, and a widely published essayist and opinion writer.
Kate holds an MFA in fiction from Vermont College of Fine Arts and a PhD in creative nonfiction from Bath Spa University. Her next book, Victim Complex, is forthcoming from St. Martin's. She lives in Chicago.