Megan Alpert's poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Quarterly West, Sixth Finch, Harvard Review, Denver Quarterly, and Green Mountains Review, among others. In 2017, her manuscript, The Animal at Your Side, was a finalist for the National Poetry Series. She has also won an Orlando Poetry Prize from A Room of Her Own Foundation and has been a fellow at Vermont Studio Center, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and the Evolve Marquette Creative Residency. 

Her journalism has been published by The Atlantic, Smithsonian, The Guardian, and Foreign Policy. In 2016, she received an Adelante reporting fellowship from the International Women's Media Foundation. She has worked as a senior editor at Snopes and a fellow at Foreign Policy

Contact: meganalpert7 [at] gmail [dot] com