Emilly is a former editorial and new media intern of Bitch Media. She's been writing for Bitch ever since 2012, as well as through a handful of other publications, and writes on the topics of race, gender, and pop culture. She studied social work and education at Portland State University and has worked for various non-profits throughout Portland since. She also takes photos and makes weird pinback buttons on etsy. See her work at www.emillyprado.com.
A big mix of things, depending on my mood. Sometimes favorites include 2Pac, Selena, The Shirelles, Los Saicos, Fleetwood Mac, and The Spits.
TV: Adventure Time, X-Files, Broad City, Twin Peaks, and Bob's Burgers.
MOVIES: Clueless, documentaries on Netflix, Paris, Texas, and John Waters films.
Bitch, bell hooks, Render, blogs, Black Girl Dangerous, Junot Diaz, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Street Roots, and lonely planet.