A journalist for New York Magazine and best-selling author, Rebecca Traister is a powerful leading voice in contemporary feminism. Join us as she discusses women, politics, the upcoming election, and her latest book, Good and Mad, which highlights women who disrupt our societal norms to advance equality for all.
We’ll also hear about UJA’s Covid-19 relief efforts.
Rebecca Traister is an award-winning journalist and an astute cultural observer who has become a leading voice on feminism and women in politics. She is the author of three books, including The New York Times bestsellers, Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger and All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation. Good and Mad, Traister’s most recent book, explores the transformative power of female anger and its ability to transcend into a political movement. She is a writer-at-large for New York Magazine and The Cut and has been called “the most brilliant voice on feminism in this country” (Anne Lamott).
Traister’s writing has been featured in numerous outlets, including The New York Times, Vogue, Glamour, and The Washington Post, among others, and she has made television appearances on CNN, PBS, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Daily Show, and more. She lives in New York with her family.
Women in Law Leadership
Lauren Goldberg, VEREIT, Inc
Alisa F. Levin, Greene-Levin-Snyder LLC
Nancy Lieberman, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Risë B. Norman, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Jill Rosenberg, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Allison R. Schneirov, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Jodi J. Schwartz, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
UJA Women in Law brings together senior women in the legal field who are committed to making a difference. We host executives, scholars, corporate directors, journalists, and other women leaders for intimate conversations at invitation-only events.