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Hi! Iā€™m the writer for Curated, a new publishing brand by Facebook and Instagram.

Previously, I was a senior editor at Sweet on Snapchat Discover. I have also written about culture, art, and books for Elle.comVice.comNYLONThe Paris Review DailyThe New InquiryGuernica, and elsewhere. On the side, I co-edit Powder Keg, a quarterly poetry magazine.

email: rebecca.a.bates@gmail.com
instagram: @rebecca_bates
twitter: @rebecca_bates