Allison Yarrow is an award-winning journalist, speaker, and author. Her books include “90s Bitch: Media, Culture, and the Failed Promise of Gender Equality” (Harper Perennial, 2018), named New and Noteworthy by the New York Times, and a finalist for the Los Angeles Press Club book award, and “The Mother Load: How Men Stole and Control Pregnancy, Birth, and Motherhood, and How We Can Take Them Back,” a forthcoming book about how structural patriarchy and white supremacy shape the transition to motherhood (Hachette/Seal Press, 2022). Allison has written for many publications including the New York Times, the Washington Post, Vox, Insider, Time, and Newsweek. She was a TED resident, a national magazine award finalist, an Aspen Ideas Festival Fellow, and 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 sons.