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Electric Literature

Halimah Marcus
Executive Director

Jess Zimmerman

Lesley Kinzel
Social Media Editor

Calvin Kasulke
Marketing and Development Associate

Jo Lou
Associate Editor

Jennifer Baker
Contributing Editor

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

Kristopher Jansma
Columnist, Unfinished Business”

Manuel Betancourt
Film Columnist

Tyrese Coleman, Deirdre Coyle, Carrie V. Mullins, Richa Kaul Padte, J.R. Ramakrishnan, Becca Schuh, Lucie Shelly, Arriel Vinson, Adam Vitcavage, Frances Yackel
Contributing Writers

Preety Sidhu and Jae-Yeon Yoo
Editorial Interns

Recommended Reading

Halimah Marcus

Brandon Taylor
Senior Editor

Erin Bartnett
Associate Editor

Alyssa Songsiridej
Assistant Editor, Recommended Reading and The Commuter

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

Catherine Ho
Senior Reader

Andre Broussard, Andrew Cartwright, Ian Crutcher, Christina D’Antoni, Alex de Morra, Brenna Gomez, Lauren Hutton, David Lewis, Eleanor Linafelt, Katie Machen, Arielle McManus, Aeriel Merillat, Emily Mirengoff, Sophia Noulas, Julia Pike, Maddy Raskulinecz, Lisbeth Redfield, Beverly Rudy, Emily Tian,

The Commuter

Kelly Luce

Alyssa Songsiridej
Assistant Editor, Recommended Reading and The Commuter

Ed Skoog
Contributing Poetry Editor

Samuel Boudreau, Alyx Chandler, William Doehring, Alyssandra Tobin, Liana Woodward
Poetry Readers

Board of Directors

Andy Hunter
Founder and Board Chairman

Nicole Cliffe

Michael Cunningham

Kima Jones

Danielle McConnell

Sean McDonald

Sara Nelson

Meredith Talusan


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