Amy Richards

Amy Richards
Frederique Merck

As a cofounder of the Third Wave Foundation and the coauthor of Manifesta (FSG, 2000) and Grassroots (FSG, 2005), Amy Richards is one of the foremost leaders of the Third Wave feminist movement. Her writing and her organizing have made an indelible impact on the lives of young women. She is also the cofounder of the feminist speakers bureau Soapbox and the voice behind "Ask Amy," the online advice column she launched at feminist.com. She lives in New York City with her family.


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Manifesta [10th Anniversary Edition]

Jennifer Baumgardner and Amy Richards
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

In the year 2000, girl culture was clearly ascendant. From Lilith Fair to Buffy the Vampire Slayer to the WNBA, it seemed that female pride was the order of...


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Amy Richards
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

For contemporary women, motherhood has become as polarizing a proposition as it is a powerful calling. For some women this tension is manifest in a debate over...


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Grassroots

Jennifer Baumgardner and Amy Richards; With an Introduction by Winona LaDuke
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

From the authors of Manifesta, an activism handbook that illustrates how to truly make the personal political. Grassroots is an activism handbook for social...


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