My Most Recent Book

"A hard-hitting, carefully documented analysis. . . This text stands out among the many other recent, serious titles dealing with trafficking."

A Sampling of Reviews

"...a thorough and in-depth analysis of the complex issue of human trafficking...well researched and eye opening...." --praise for Human Trafficking

"The presentation is superb..." --praise for Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Women's Liberty

"One of the best recent books on the subject of women and the vote." --for Women's Suffrage in America

"...a highly readable and fascinating portrait of the many ways the law has affected women's lives." --for Women's Rights on Trial

"...engaging prose style enlivened by frequent quotes from primary sources...." --for the Encyclopedia of Women's History in America

"Nearly 100 women speak through these pages...Their voices are strong and compelling" --for American Women Activists' Writings

Brief Background Notes

Recipent, New York Public Library's "Outstanding Reference Book"

Recipient, New York Public Library's "Best Book for the Teen Age"

Consultant on Women's Issues to Grolier's New Book of Knowledge Encyclopedia

Member of the advisory board for the Primary Source Media CD-ROM American Journey: Women in America

Member of the Authors Guild

Member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors


Thank you for visiting. I hope you'll find this an easy way to learn about my books or arrange a speaking engagement. If you have any questions, please feel free to email me; you'll find my contact info below my bio.

All best,
Kathryn Cullen-DuPont


Kathryn Cullen-DuPont is the author of Global Issues: Human Trafficking (Facts On File, 2009), American Women Activists' Writings (Cooper Square Press, 2002), The Encyclopedia of Women's History in America (Facts On File, 1996, revised 2000), and Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Women's Liberty (Facts On File, 1992). She is also the co-author, with Elizabeth Frost Knappman, of Women's Suffrage in America (Facts On File, 1992, revised 2005) and Women's Rights on Trial (Gale, 1997). At present, she is working on a book about women and religion, which will be published by Facts On File.

Kathryn holds a B.A. from New York University and an M.F.A. from Goddard College. She serves as lead steward of the Clockhouse Writers' Conference, as publisher of the literary journal CLOCKHOUSE, and as assistant chairperson of the Department of Humanities and Media Studies at Pratt Institute.

Contact Information

Pratt Institute
Department of Humanities and Media Studies
200 Willoughby Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205


My Works

A global and historical examination of women's role in religion and religion's role in women's lives
An examination and analysis of this modern form of slavery
An anthology of women's voices
The most recent edition of this award-winning encyclopedia
Four centuries of women's legal history in America in one volume
The compelling story of women's struggle to win the vote
An award-winning biography for young adult readers
With an introduction by Kathryn Cullen-DuPont
Contributor to:
Two hundred trials, from the Salem Witchcraft trials to Rodney King; Kathryn Cullen-DuPont, contributing author
The award-winning CD-ROM project; Kathryn Cullen-DuPont, advisory board member and contributing author