Allison Yarrow is an award-winning journalist, speaker, and the author of "90s Bitch: Media, Culture, and the Failed Promise of Gender Equality," a New York Times New and Noteworthy book, and a finalist for the Los Angeles Press Club book award. Allison has written for many publications including the New York Times, the Washington Post, Vox, Time, and Newsweek. She was a TED resident, a national magazine award finalist, an Aspen Ideas Festival Scholar, and is a grantee of the International Women’s Media Foundation. She produced the award-winning Vice News documentary “Misconception,” about reproductive healthcare access and policy, and gave a TED talk called “What to Expect Post-Expecting.” Allison was raised in Macon, Georgia, and lives in Brooklyn, New York with her husband, daughter, and son.
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