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Shanon Lee Joins NCADV Speakers Bureau

By on February 9, 2018

Shanon Lee is a member of Voices, the National Speakers Bureau for the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV). Voices connects survivors to the community by creating awareness and dialogue around issues related to domestic violence. It encourages domestic violence survivors to raise their voice and speak about the complexities of intimate partner violence. Voices transforms the […]

Shanon Lee Joins Healthline Media

By on January 22, 2018

It’s official! Shanon Lee is a new contributor to Healthline.com. Healthline Media is the 2nd largest and fastest growing consumer health publisher in the world, reaching 85 million people a month. Lee joins the team as the newest sex writer, lending her sex-positive perspective to a variety of sex-related topics. To learn more about Healthline. […]

Shanon Lee Covers #MeToo for The Lily and Playboy

By on December 15, 2017

In November, journalist Shanon Lee covered various news angles related to sexual assault and The #MeToo Movement for The Lily at The Washington Post and Playboy. In a powerful essay for The Lily, Lee discussed the stress of protecting her disabled daughter from sexual assault as a rape survivor. Read the full essay here. In […]

Simeon Marsalis In Conversation With Shanon Lee

By on October 16, 2017

The Writer’s Center will host a week-long pop-up bookstore in partnership with Duende District Bookstore from Oct. 16-21. The closing night of the pop-up, Saturday, Oct. 21, will feature Simeon Marsalis, author of AS LIE IS TO GRIN from Catapult Press, in conversation with survivor activist & storyteller, Shanon Lee. A small reception will be held […]

Shanon Lee Holds ‘Pitching’ Workshop At The Pope-Leighey House

By on September 27, 2017

On September 26, Shanon Lee facilitated a fem-focused journalism workshop at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House. Journalism 101: Pitching w/Neema Roshania Patel, featured the Deputy Editor of The Lily at The Washington Post. This intimate journalism skills workshop included two hours of customized training, followed by a private tour of the historic property. For a full […]