Current Awardee

Susie Bright, Feminist Humanist 2017


Best-selling author Susie Bright, the country’s preeminent feminist sex writer, is one of the world’s most respected voices on sexual politics, as well as an award-winning author and editor who’s produced and published thousands of the finest writers and journalists working in American literature and progressive activism today.

She is the author of six national best-sellers, including The Sexual State of the Union and Full Exposure, and in 2011 published her memoir, Big Sex Little Death. She is the host of the longest-running sex education program in broadcasting history, In Bed with Susie Bright, and has been profiled on CNN, BBC, HBO, and the History Channel. She is a contributing editor for the New York Times Book Review, the San Francisco Review of Books, BUST, and Jezebel.

The Feminist Humanist Alliance is a national network of women, genderqueer and trans people committed to the principles of humanism and inclusive feminism. We strive for social progress through promoting critical consciousness and direct action.