Nina St. Pierre

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Nina St. Pierre is a culture writer and essayist with a focus on art and feminism. Her work has been published in Catapult, InStyle, Narratively, NYLON, Brooklyn Magazine, and Electric Literature. She’s at work on a memoir about mysticism and madness set in rural northern California.


Cover Photo: Two human mannequins modeling clothes in a shop window covered with stickers advertising a sale and price discounts
How My Grandmother Took Me from Dollar Store to Dior

Gramsie wasn’t being a snob. Or, she wasn’t just being a snob. She was trying to school me.

Sep 17, 2019
Cover Photo: Why I Needed to See the Heart of Padre Pio by Nina St. Pierre
Why I Needed to See the Heart of Padre Pio

An obsession with a Catholic saint and his relics made me think about the pieces of myself I had offered up to others.

Sep 13, 2018