Avital Norman Nathman
Writer and editor of The Good Mother Myth: Redefining Motherhood to Fit Reality

Avital Norman Nathman is a freelance writer whose work places a feminist lens on a variety of topics, including parenting, maternal health, gender and reproductive rights. She has been featured in Bitch magazine, The New York Times, CNN.com, HLNtv.com, Kveller, RH Reality Check, and more. In addition to her blog, The Mamafesto, Norman Nathman has a regular series, “The Femisphere,” for Ms. Magazine’s site, and a regular feminist parenting column, “Mommie Dearest,” for The Frisky. Her first book, The Good Mother Myth: Redefining Motherhood To Fit Reality (Seal Press) is out now. Follow her on Twitter @TheMamafesto.