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Alexandra Svokos

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New York, NY
Senior Editor — Elite Daily
Covers:  politics, national news, world news, religion, college, education, women's issues, feminism, arts, culture, music

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Biography

Senior editor at Elite Daily working on news and politics.. Previously an editorial fellow at the Huffington Post, covering college and education. Bylines in Vox, Glamour, WQXR, VAN, Cosmopolitan, Quartz, Gothamist and Drift magazine. Worked as an arts & entertainment contributor at Mic for a...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing about music and culture for my best friend's big brother's website. Thankfully deeply buried in my Google results at this point...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Mostly just for fun.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Doyle (Gilmore Girls. Duh.)