New Yorker staff writer
Ariel Levy is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir The Rules Do Not Apply. Levy received a National Magazine Award for her piece “Thanksgiving in Mongolia” in The New Yorker, where she has been a staff writer since 2008. She was the guest editor of the anthology The Best American Essays of 2015, and is the author of Female Chauvinist Pigs. Prior to joining The New Yorker, she was a contributing editor at New York magazine for twelve years. She has taught writing at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, and at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts.