Melissa Chadburn


Bio: Melissa Chadburn is the Communications Fellows Manager for CCC Safety Net team. She has written for The Los Angeles Times, NYT Book Review, Buzzfeed, Poets & Writers, NYRB, and dozens other places. She is a contributing editor for The Economic Hardship Reporting Project. Her essay, “The Human Cost of The Ghost Economy,” received notable mention in Best American Essays 2018. Her debut novel, A Tiny Upward Shove, is forthcoming with Farrar, Straus, & Giroux.

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