Helen Lewis

Helen Lewis is a staff writer for the Atlantic, and a former deputy editor of the New Statesman. She has written for the Guardian, Sunday Times, New York Times and Vogue. She is a regular host of BBC Radio 4’s The Week in Westminster, and a regular panellist on The News Quiz and Saturday Review. She was the 2018/19 Women in the Humanities Honorary Writing Fellow at Oxford University.

Her first book, Difficult Women: A History of Feminism in 11 Fights, is published by Jonathan Cape and became an immediate Sunday Times Top 10 bestseller.

Helen is now at work on a new book project, again for Jonathan Cape.


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