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ALLISON C. MEIER, ALICIA ELER
Who are we?
Alicia Eler is an art critic, culture journalist, and writer. Her coverage of selfie culture has been featured in New York magazine, the Washington Post, Psychology Today, Gigaom, and Colorlines. Her fiction writing is published inIlluminati Girl Gang and Projecttile Lit. Her work has appeared in Art21, Artforum, Art Papers, Raw Vision Magazine, Salon, and Time Out Chicago. She is based in Los Angeles. (@aliciaeler)
Hyperallergic Weekend Editorial Collective
|Lyra Kilston (LA)
||An Xiao (LA & Kumpala)
|Philip Hartigan (Chicago)|
|Claire Breukel (Miami & NYC)
Brendan C. Carroll
Carren Jao (LA)
Carolina A. Miranda (LA)
|Mark Sheerin (Brighton, UK)
Ben Valentine (Berkeley, CA)
Additional Hyperallergic Weekend Contributors
|Morten Høi Jensen
Christine Shan Shan Hou
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