Amber Tamblyn is an author, actress and director. She's been nominated for an Emmy, Golden Globe and Independent Spirit Award for her work in television and film. She is the author of three books of poetry including the critically acclaimed best seller, Dark Sparkler. She is the author of the novel Any Man, which follows the lives of a group of men who are attacked by a female serial rapist, as well as the non-fiction collection, Era of Ignition: Coming of Age During a Time of Rage and Revolution on Crown Archetype (March 2019). Tamblyn wrote and directed the feature film, Paint It Black, based on the novel by Janet Fitch, starring Alia Shawkat, Janet McTeer and Alfred Molina available on Netflix. She reviews books of poetry by women for Bust Magazine and is poet in residence at Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls. She is a contributing writer for The New York Times and a founding member of Time’s Up. She lives in New York.