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Caitlin Moran

Caitlin Moran Writes 'How To Build A Girl' to Counter '50 Shades of Grey'

Laura Goldman | Posted 08.04.2016 | Women
Laura Goldman

While Tina Fey , Amy Schumer, and Lena Dunham have made this the golden age of feminist comedy, the British Moran makes them look like blushing, virgin brides.

Amanda Palmer and Patreon: All The Things, All The Time

Holly Cara Price | Posted 06.02.2016 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

We're poised at an incredible moment in the world of art and commerce, because artists who have a robust fanbase actually do have a choice not to pimp themselves out for cars or shampoo. We're just taking baby steps so far into this new paradigm.

Caitlin Moran Reminds Us Why We Need Gender Equality With Her 5 Rules Of Feminism

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 09.26.2014 | Women

British author Caitlin Moran boasts some awesome feminist credentials, including a quick and simple definition of feminism. In an interview with H...

Caitlin Moran Talks 'Fifty Shades' And Why Humor Is Important To Feminism

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 09.15.2014 | Books

Caitlin Moran is a British columnist who writes regularly about television and feminist issues. Her previous book, How to Be a Woman, was a collection...

Why Do I Have to Be Nice to Everyone?

Penney Berryman | Posted 10.05.2013 | Women
Penney Berryman

I wear slips under dresses and send hand-written thank you notes. I don't discuss bodily functions in mixed company and consider it an honor to be asked for a recipe after a dinner party. In sum: I was raised a good girl. And it is damn frustrating.

8 Women-Focused Must-Reads for Your Summer List

Barbara Lee | Posted 09.17.2013 | Women
Barbara Lee

Sure, ad revenue-generating cover stories often hit on the trifecta of fashion, beauty and lifestyle. But women's magazines are aptly proving that these topics and "serious" journalism can seamlessly co-exist.

Our Favorite Things Women Said To Us Last Year

Posted 04.26.2013 | Women

One of the best parts of our jobs at HuffPost Women is getting to talk to amazing women all year long -- famous and unknown, young and old, experts an...

Happy Holidays? 17 Ways To Feel Better About Food And Weight This Season

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 12.18.2012 | Women

There is actually no rule condemning women to starve or binge, just lots of unhelpful suggestions that we should. Work toward being a woman who doesn't obey the insanity.

Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover--or a Woman by Her Wardrobe

Maria Rodale | Posted 12.12.2012 | Women
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Maya Rodale, writer of historical tales of true love and adventure I've been thinking a lot about clothing lately--more than usual-...

How to Be a Woman

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.27.2012 | Women
Maria Rodale

I first heard about the book How to Be a Woman from a very interesting woman, Tanya Wexler, who had just released a film she directed about the invent...

Why Sexy Fan Fiction Can Be A Good Thing

Foz Meadows | Posted 10.15.2012 | Books
Foz Meadows

Sex in fan fiction matters because it's a glaring representation of everything that's missing from mainstream porn, and because it stands as evidence of the wealth of female desire that's barely being acknowledged elsewhere, let alone catered to.

The Time Caitlin Moran Told Us How To Be Women

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 08.08.2012 | Women

The news that you are scheduled to conduct an interview in a diner at 8 a.m. in midtown Manhattan is usually pretty dreary, unless your interviewee is...

Why We As a Culture Are in Love With Women Who Drink

Leah Odze Epstein | Posted 10.02.2012 | Women
Leah Odze Epstein

Call them recorders of life. Call them absorbers or mirrors. But don't call them renegades.

Want To Know 'How To Be A Woman'? Read This Book

Slate XX | Posted 07.16.2012 | Women

Not long ago, a group of prominent British journalists, all female, went out for an evening to get drunk on gin. Very drunk on gin. One of them walked...

An Candid Interview With A Young Bjork

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 01.18.2012 | Home

"From The YouTube Archives" is a HuffPost Culture series that's as simple as it sounds. We take a break from the breaking baby sloth virals to share v...