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Electric Literature

Halimah Marcus
Executive Director

Denne Michele Norris

Jo Lou
Books Editor

Katie Robinson
Social Media Editor

Michelle Chikaonda
Contributing Editor

Wynter K Miller
Associate Editor

Elisa Gabbert, John Cotter, and Ruoxi Chen
Advice Columnists, “The Blunt Instrument”

Kristopher Jansma
Columnist, Unfinished Business”

Manuel Betancourt
Film Columnist

Jacqueline Alnes, Samantha Cheh, Tyrese Coleman, Deirdre Coyle, McKayla Coyle, Elyse Martin, Greg Mania, Carrie V. Mullins, Richa Kaul Padte, J.R. Ramakrishnan, Deirdre Sugiuchi, Adam Vitcavage, Frances Yackel, Jaeyeon Yoo
Contributing Writers

Bekah Waalkes
Editorial Interns

Recommended Reading

Halimah Marcus

Alyssa Songsiridej
Managing Editor

Wynter K Miller
Associate Editor

Brandon Taylor

Benjamin Samuel
Co-founder and former co-editor (2012–2014)

Catherine Ho, Beverly Rudy, Katie Machen
Senior Readers

Sophia Noulas, Carissa Chesanek, Fernanda Hong, Kristina Busch, Jillian Elkin, Laurel Shimasaki, Robin Lanehurst, Alexa Abdalla, Erika Severyns, Rayne Affonso, Joy Saler Drees, Amanda ReCupido, S Elizabeth Sigler, Emily Gaines, Katie Strine

The Commuter

Kelly Luce

Alyssa Songsiridej
Managing Editor

Alyx Chandler, Alyssandra Tobin
Poetry Readers

Amanda K Horn, David Lewis, Andrew Cartwright, Ruth LeFaive, Sophia Noulas
Prose Readers

Board of Directors

Andy Hunter
Founder and Board Chairman

Nicole Cliffe

Michael Cunningham

Danielle McConnell

Sean McDonald

Sara Nelson

Meredith Talusan


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