Silence is not an option

Lindy West is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. Her work has also appeared in This American Life, The GuardianCosmopolitan, GQVultureJezebel, The 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, was released in 2016 by Hachette Books.

“A triumphant, exacting, absorbing memoir” Booklist (starred review)

“Required reading.” Publishers Weekly

“One of the most notable voices on the internet.” Flavorwire

“Lindy West can take almost any topic and write about it in a way that is smart, funny, warm, and unique.” Bustle