Jessica Bennett

Jessica Bennett is the gender editor of The New York Times, working to expand global coverage of women, gender and society across platforms.

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Jessica Bennett

​She is the author of “Feminist Fight Club: A Survival Manual for a Sexist Workplace,” which was published by HarperCollins. Bennett began her career at Newsweek, where she was a senior staff writer, and was previously a contributing writer and columnist for The Times’s style section​. She was the first journalist to profile of Monica Lewinsky in a decade​, has covered issues of campus life, written on female pot entrepreneurs, reported on sexual harassment and the #metoo movement, as well as columns about ​digital language and a piece about her “resting bitch face.”