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Apoorva Tadepalli, CRC 2017, is a fact checker at The New Republic, a writer and editor for Nearpod, and formerly the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Editorial Fellow at Lapham’s Quarterly.

Lara Zarum, CRC 2014, is a staff writer at the Village Voice.

Molly Long, CRC 2016, is a copy editor and producer at

Charly Wilder, CRC 2009, has won a New York Press Club award for her piece “From Poland to Lithuania: A Writer’s Search for Her Jewish Past.”

Zack Hatfield, CRC 2017, is an assistant editor at Artforum. His essay on Debi Cornwall’s “Welcome to Camp America” was a runner-up for the 2018 Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism.

Rachel Kraus, CRC 2017, is an editorial fellow at Mashable.

Rennie McDougall, CRC 2017, was a runner-up for the 2018 Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism for his essay on Bjork’s Utopia.

Joshua Alvarez, CRC 2016, is editorial production manager at The Washington Post.

Alex Robert Ross, CRC 2016, is an associate editor at The FADER.

Daniel Schroeder, CRC 2016, is producer of Slate podcasts.

Maggie Foucault, CRC 2015, is an associate editor at Bookforum.

Elisa Wouk Almino, CRC 2014, has been awarded residencies at Art Omi: Writers in Ghent New York (2015) and at the Fondation Jan Michalski in Montricher, Switzerland (2019). She is currently a senior editor at Hyperallergic.

Megan Labrise, CRC 2013, is the editor-at-large for Kirkus Reviews and hosts the weekly podcast Fully Booked.

Bryan Lowder, CRC 2011, is a Slate associate editor and the co-founder and editor of Outward, Slate’s section on life, culture, and LGBTQ issues.

Meredith Blake, CRC 2009, is an entertainment reporter for the Los Angeles Times.

Ian Crouch, CRC 2009, is a contributing writer and producer for

Thomas Chatterton Williams, CRC 2008, is a contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine and a columnist at Harper’s. He is also a 2019 New America Fellow and a Berlin Prize recipient.

Hillary Brenhouse, CRC 2006, is co-editor-in-chief of Guernica magazine.

Willa Paskin, CRC 2005, is Slate’s television critic.

Claiborne Smith, CRC 2002, is editor-in-chief of Kirkus Reviews.

Zack Hatfield, CRC 2017, is an associate editor at Artforum.

Margaret Wheeler Johnson, CRC 2009, is the Director of Special Projects for Bustle Digital Group.

Lauren A. White, CRC 2012, is an associate producer for CBS News.

Schuyler Velasco, CRC 2010, is a senior editor at Experience Magazine.

Chloe Pantazi, CRC 2013, is a lifestyle reporter at Business Insider.

Andrea DenHoed, CRC 2012, is the managing editor at NonDoc.

Arianne Wack, CRC 2013, is a technical producer at Radiolab.

Natalia Winkelman, CRC 2018, is an associate producer at Campside Media.

Rob Schoon, CRC 2012, is a producer and editor for WFHB.

Raphael Helfand, CRC 2020, is the music editor at Laid Off NYC.

Chelsea Leu, CRC 2020, is the books review editor at The Rumpus.

Katherine Ryder, CRC 2012, is the managing editor of Harper’s.


J. Bryan Lowder, CRC 2011, is working on a forthcoming book with Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

This is All I Got: A New Mother's Search for a Home - Lauren Sandler - Book CoverLauren Sandler, CRC 1999, is the author of This Is All I Got: A New Mother’s Search for Home (Random House Publishing Group 2020).

Penguin Random House

Hysteria - Jessica Gross - Book CoverJessica Gross, CRC 2011, is the author of the upcoming novel, HYSTERIA (The Unnamed Press 2020).


Self-Portrait in Black and White - Thomas Chatterton Williams - Book CoverThomas Chatterton Williams, CRC 2008, is the author of Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race (W. W. Norton & Company 2019) and Losing My Cool (Penguin Random House 2011).

South Toward Home

Margaret Eby, CRC 2011, published South Toward Home: Travels in Southern Literature on September 8, 2015.

NY Times Review


I Am Sorry To Think I Have Raised a Timid Son - Kent Russell

Kent Russell, CRC 2009, published I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son on March 10, 2015.

“Kent Russell is one of the most excitingly gifted young non-fiction writers to have appeared in recent memory.”

– John Jeremiah Sullivan, author of Pulphead

Spinster - Kate Bolick

Kate Bolick, CRC 2002, published “All the Single Ladies” as a cover story in The Atlantic, and the book emerging from it, Spinster: A Life of One’s Own will be published in April 21, 2015.