Amy Roost is editor of Fury: Women’s Lived Experiences During the Trump Era (Pact Press, March 2020) and a 2019 Annenberg California Health Journalism Fellow. She is currently working on the podcast Hazard for Critical Frequency Network about the health effects of pesticidesRoost has wrote and co-produced two Snap Judgment podcasts including “Finding Rebecca” that was submitted for a 2017 Peabody Award. She is currently working on a memoir upon which the “Finding Rebecca” story is based. In addition to Bitch Media, she has bylines in numerous publications including Narratively, Dame, The Writer, and Talk Poverty. Roost resides in San Diego with her husband and weighted blanket, i.e. two cats. 

What I'm Listening To: 

Drilled (Critical Frequency Network)

The Slow Down

The Stakes

An Arm and a Leg

Why Is This Happening

Snap Judgment

Healthcare is Hilarious

Scene On Radio


What I'm Watching: 

Unbelievable (Netflix)

The Crown (Netflix)

Fleabag (Amazon)

Killing Eve (Hulu)

Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)

What I'm Reading: 

Burn It Down (Dancynger)

Blowout (Maddow)

Cost of Living (Levy)

The Body Papers (Talusan)

The Reckonings (Johnson)