Rad Women Book Series Creator
Kate Schatz is a feminist writer, activist, and educator. She is the creator of the Rad Women book series, along with Illustrator Miriam Klein Stahl. Her children's book, Rad American Women A-Z, was published by City Lights in 2015. The book spent a combined 11 weeks on the New York Times Best Sellers list. Her follow-up book, Rad Women Worldwide, was published in 2016 and debuted at number eight on the New York Times Best Sellers list. She is the co-founder and organizer of Solidarity Sundays, a nationwide network of community-based feminist activist organizations. She is also co-founder of The Encyclopedia Project and is the former Chair of the School of Literary Arts at the Oakland School for the Arts. Kate received her master’s degree in fiction writing from Brown University, and two bachelor’s degrees from UC Santa Cruz. She lives in Alameda.