ABOUT KASSI

credit: SILVIA MAZZOCCHINi/HARVARD GAZETTE

credit: SILVIA MAZZOCCHINi/HARVARD GAZETTE

Kassi Underwood is the author of the memoir May Cause Love (HarperCollins, 2017). She is a coach for women who find themselves at a turning point in life. A student at Harvard Divinity School, she hosts the YouTube series, Spiritually Blonde.

Kassi is also a public speaker who has appeared live on MSNBC and NPR. She taught writing at Columbia University and her work has been featured in The New York Times “Modern Love” column and podcast, The Atlantic Monthly digital, Women's HealthBest SelfBust, The RumpusNew York Magazine, and many more. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

READ

Excerpts of May Cause Love

"A Lost Child, but Not Mine," New York Times "Modern Love" column

"I Had An Abortion at Age 19 and It Changed My Entire Outlook On Life," Women's Health Magazine

Interviews:

"An Unexpected Journey After Abortion," Harvard Divinity School

"Personal Transformation Begets Social Revolution: An Interview with Memoirist Kassi Underwood," BUST Magazine

"This woman’s abortion story will challenge your beliefs – no matter what they are," Jonathan Merritt's "On Faith and Culture" column for Religion News Services

LISTEN

Actor Betty Gilpin of Netflix's GLOW reads "A Lost Child, but Not Mine" on the New York Times "Modern Love" podcast, followed by an interview with Kassi

Interview, Good Grief with Cheryl Jones (podcast)

"I wanted to be able to tell my own story," The Abortion Diary Podcast

WATCH

"Finding Your Voice to Say, 'I Had an Abortion,'" MSNBC