Amy Richards is the president of Soapbox, Inc., which is the host of Feminist Camp. Her books include Manifesta: Young Women, Feminism & the Future and Opting In: Having a Child Without Losing Yourself. She has been a long-time consultant on the MAKERS project, mostly overseeing educational partnerships.
Eight months after its premiere, "MAKERS: Women Who Make America" continues its dramatic growth as a multimedia project chronicling the modern U.S. women’s movement. It received the Multi-Media Award for Ground-Breaking Contribution to Women, History, and America at the Women’s Media Center Awards Gala in New York this week. Amy Richards—who is writing a book about MAKERS—will appear as a guest on “Women’s Media Center Live with Robin Morgan” on October 10. More »