Rebecca Traister is the author of Good and Mad, The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger, a New York Times bestseller about women’s anger as a political force.

A writer at large for New York Magazine and winner of the National Magazine Award for Commentary and the Sidney Hillman Prize for Opinion & Analysis, she has covered women in politics, media, and entertainment from a feminist perspective for The New Republic, Elle and Salon and has also contributed to The Nation, The New York Times and The Washington Post.

Traister’s first book, Big Girls Don't Cry: The Election that Changed Everything for American Women, was a New York Times Notable Book of 2010 and the winner of the Ernesta Drinker Ballard Book Prize.

Her book, All The Single Ladies,Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation, was a New York Times bestseller and a Times Notable book of 2016.

Recently, Ms. Traister's insightful, energizing op/ed was featured in the New York Times:
"Fury Is a Political Weapon. And Women Need to Wield It."
(What the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh showed us about who gets to be angry in public.)

Arrangements for the appearance of Rebecca Traister made through Simon & Schuster Speakers Bureau, New York, NY.