I'm a longform writer and editor. My reporting and essays have appeared in Mother Jones, The Guardian, Rolling Stone, The Paris Review, New York, Pacific Standard, The California Sunday Magazine, Esquire, Boston Review, The New Republic, The Nation, Bookforum, and many other outlets.
I'm currently the features editor at the Poetry Foundation, winner of a 2019 Webby Award. I live in Chicago.
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