I'm a writer and editor in New York by way of California. My writing on politics, visual culture, and literature has appeared in The Nation, Hyperallergic, Cleveland Review of Books, The Brooklyn Rail, The Drift, and more. I hold a B.A. in Political Science from Emory University and an M.A in Cultural Reporting & Criticism from New York University.

I currently serve as the engagement editor at The Nation and a commissioning editor at Cleveland Review of Books. I am a member of the Newsguild of New York. 


I have also worked as a photographer, ghostwriter, and copywriter, as well as contributed to monographs and participated in speaking engagements. For more work samples, please get in touch. 


contact: apockros@gmail.com / apockros@thenation.com 


twitter: @Apockros