Journalist and Author

Bee Rowlatt is a writer and journalist. Her latest book In Search of Mary, inspired by the life of Mary Wollstonecraft, won the UK’s “Real Life Reads” and made the Independent’s Best Biographies list. It was featured on the BBC and described by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen as “terrific – quite unlike anything I’ve read before.”

Public speaking appearances include Jaipur Litfest, 5×15, the Southbank Women of the World festival, Hay Festival, and British Council literary events in Iraq, Norway, India, Mexico, Russia and Palestine. She’s a regular speaker on the BBC. She has four kids and lives in New Delhi.