the gentlewoman

Amanda Fortini

Amanda Fortini has written for The New York Times, the New Yorker, Rolling Stone, the Paris Review and New York magazine, among other publications. She has worked as an editor at Mirabella, The New York Review of Books and Slate, and has been the William Kittredge Visiting Professor at the University of Montana. Her essays have been widely anthologized, including in Best American Political Writing and she was nominated for a James Beard Foundation Journalism Award.