Shannon Drury is a writer, at-home parent, and community activist who has been blogging about feminist parenting and politics since 2006. The Radical Housewife was named a Top 25 Political Mom Blog by Circle of Moms and one of the 30 Political Mom Bloggers Who Will Change Your Vote by The Stir at CafeMom.com.
Her writing has appeared in Bitch: Feminist Response to Pop Culture, HipMama, and Skirt! magazines, and she has a regular column in the Minnesota Women’s Press, a feminist newspaper based in St Paul.
In 2012, she completed her sixth term as President of the Minnesota chapter of the National Organization for Women. She also serves on the Mothers and Caregivers’ Rights Committee of the nationwide organization. In 2009, she was named Minnesota NOW’s Feminist of the Year.
She is also an award-winning gluten-free baker.
Shannon Drury earned a B.A. in English and Media Studies from Carleton College. She resides in south Minneapolis with her husband and their two children.