Sandy Allen

Instructor & Writer
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Sandy Allen writes and talks about gender, normalcy and radical mental health. They are the author of A Kind of Mirraculas Paradise (Scribner), a formally innovative, critically acclaimed work of hybrid literary reportage and memoir, named one of the best nonfiction books of the 2018 by Esquire. Sandy's essays and features have been published by Guernica, Lit Hub, them., Gay Magazine,  99% Invisible, Bon Appétit's Healthyish, Pop-Up Magazine, and BuzzFeed  News, where they used to be Deputy Features Editor. A graduate of Brown, Sandy received an MFA in nonfiction  from the University of Iowa.


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