Karen Pickering is a feminist writer, organiser and advocate for women’s rights.

She founded Cherchez la Femme, Girls On Film Festival, SlutWalk Melbourne and edited the book Doing It: Women tell the truth about great sex. Karen is also the co-author, alongside Jane Bennet, of About Bloody Time: the menstrual revolution we have to have.

She has appeared in print, on radio and television, and at festivals throughout the country, where audiences appreciate her knowledge, warmth, compassion and humour, and is currently working on a national initiative to support new and first-time mothers.

She is available for public speaking, consulting and events, and you can contact her here: