Kate Schatz is the New York Times-bestselling author of Rad American Women A-Z and Rad Women Worldwide. Her book of fiction, Rid of Me: A Story, was published in 2006 as part of the 33 1/3 series. Her work has been published in LENNY, Buzzfeed, Signature, Oxford American, East Bay Express, and Joyland, among others. Her short story “Folsom, Survivor” was included as a “Notable Short Story” in Best American Short Stories 2011.
She is a co-founder of Solidarity Sundays, a feminist activist group, and she lives with her family on the island of Alameda, California.