About Caitlin

Headshot illustration by Marlowe Dobbe

Caitlin Kunkel is a writer and satirist. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The New Yorker, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, and other places on the vast internetz. She’s represented by Susan Raihofer of the David Black Agency.

She’s the co-founder of the comedy and satire site for women authors by all definitions, The Belladonna. She created the online satire writing program for The Second City and teaches workshops across the US. In 2019 Caitlin co-created The Satire and Humor Festival.

Her first book, NEW EROTICA FOR FEMINISTS, co-written by The Belladonna editors, was published by Plume (Penguin Random House) in the US and by Sceptre in the UK in 2018 and named one of the 10 best comedy books of the year by Vulture (NY Mag).

You can subscribe to her newsletter for writing advice, follow her tiny thoughts on Twitter @KunkelTron, or contact her APPROPRIATELY at caitlin.kunkel@gmail.com.