Kate Harding

Kate Harding is the author of Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture--and What We Can Do About It, available from Da Capo Press in August 2015. Previously, she collaborated with Anna Holmes, Amanda Hess, and a cast of thousands on The Book of Jezebel, and with Marianne Kirby on Lessons from the Fat-o-Sphere. You might also remember her as the founding editor of Shapely Prose (2007-2010). Kate's essays have appeared in the anthologies Madonna & Me, Yes Means Yes, Feed Me, and Airmail: Women of Letters. She holds an M.F.A. in fiction from Vermont College of Fine Arts and a B.A. in English from University of Toronto, and is currently at work on a Ph.D. in creative writing from Bath Spa University

Bill O'Reilly at his most odious: Everything Fox News gets horribly wrong about rape culture and sexual assault Kate Harding
Just how helpful are those "don't get raped" tips women are fed their whole lives? Kate Harding
I will never wear a bikini Kate Harding
How I bluffed my way through college Kate Harding
The rush to smear Assange's rape accuser Kate Harding
I hate smoking laws, but they helped me quit Kate Harding
The absurd call for a "mom on the Supreme Court" Kate Harding
Dispelling Sandra Bullock's "Oscar curse" Kate Harding
Women's fiction: All misery and martinis? Kate Harding
Her mouth says no, but her lip gloss says yes Kate Harding
Fashion's bad boy perv goes too far Kate Harding
Female athletes can't win for winning Kate Harding
Hey, Gabourey Sidibe: Hate yourself yet? Kate Harding
"Jihad Jane": One more argument against profiling Kate Harding
A boob gag that actually works Kate Harding