About Jessica Bennett
Jessica Bennett is a multimedia journalist and critic who writes on gender, sexuality and culture, primarily for the New York Times. She is the author of Feminist Fight Club: A Survival Manual for a Sexist Workplace (HarperCollins, 2016), which has become a newsletter, a podcast, and is being adapted for television. She was the first journalist to profile Monica Lewinsky in a decade; has covered sexual consent on college campuses; and writes a column on digital language for the Sunday Style section called Command Z.
Jessica began her career at Newsweek, where she was a staff writer and editor. She went on to found a multimedia initiative at Tumblr, and has consulted for a range of outlets, from Vocativ to Cosmopolitan to Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In foundation, where she worked with Getty Images to launch a photo collection and grant program focused on diversifying stock imagery. She is also a former columnist at Time.