Emilly Prado is a freelance reporter and educator living in Portland, Oregon. Since publishing her first article with Bitch in 2012, Emilly has contributed to over two dozen outlets including Remezcla, Marie Claire, NPR, FeministingOn She Goes, the Oregonian, and the Portland Mercury. When not writing, she makes zines and travels as much as she can. See more of her work at www.emillyprado.com.

What I'm Listening To: 

A big eclectic mix of things, depending on my mood. Some favorites include 2Pac, Selena, the Shirelles, Los Saicos, Fleetwood Mac, the Spits, and so many local Portland bands like Brown Calculus, Y La Bamba, and more.

What I'm Watching: 

TV: Adventure Time, X-Files, Broad City, Twin Peaks, and Bob's Burgers.

MOVIES: Clueless, Paris, Texas, all the documentaries, and John Waters films.

What I'm Reading: 

Bitch, bell hooks, Black Girl Dangerous, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Street Roots, and Lonely Planet.