Amanda Chatel

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Barcelona, Spain
University Of New Hampshire
Sexual Wellness & Relationships, Reproductive Rights, Mental Health
  • Amanda has had the honor of interviewing some pretty heavy hitters, including sex education icons Dr. Ruth and Betty Dodson, world-renowned anthropologist and expert on the science of love Dr. Helen Fisher, as well as the owners and CEOs of feminist sexual wellness brands Dame, Le Wand, and Unbound.
  • She was a sexual wellness and relationship journalist for Bustle for seven years and is a regular contributor to SELF, Shape, and Glamour.
  • Through her work, Amanda has been an outspoken advocate for child-free women, and she has been interviewed by the NY Post, Time, Daily Mail, and Slate.


Amanda has been a professional writer for 13 years. Her work has been featured in Harper's Bazaar, The Atlantic, Elle, Men's Health, Cosmopolitan, New York Magazine, and The New York Times, among others. In 2019, The League included her in their "15 Inspirational Feminists Every Single Person Should Follow on Twitter" list.


Amanda has a bachelor's degree in English and a master's in creative writing from the University of New Hampshire.

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