Jessa Crispin is the founder and editor of the magazines Bookslut.com and Spolia. She is the author of The Dead Ladies Project, published by The University of Chicago Press, The Creative Tarot, published by Touchstone, and Why I Am Not a Feminist: A Feminist Manifesto. She has written for many publications, some of which are still in existence.
She has lived in Kansas, Texas, Chicago, Ireland, New York, among other places. She currently divides her time between Baltimore and Berlin.