I'm currently a Managing Editor of The Belladonna and a staff writer for Omnarchy News. I've been published in The New York Times Loose EndsThe New Yorker Daily Shouts, and McSweeney’s

I also currently serve as a writing consultant for Pique, a behavioral science app, where I write in-app copy, blog posts, and social media copy. You can also find me writing copy, editing websites, and just generally managing communications as a Communications Manager at Northwestern.


My more bookish side served as a research assistant/editor for the book Public Policy Skills in Action: A Pragmatic Introduction and has a chapter in the forthcoming publication Laughter, Outrage and Resistance: Post-Trump TV Satire in Political Discourse and Dissent.

For 280 characters or less of me, you can find me on Twitter @pattyterhune.

Me with brown hair. Photo courtesy of my day-job.

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