Who We Are

Editor-in-Chief: Marisa Siegel

Deputy Editor: Ian MacAllen

Senior Features Editors: Claire Rudy Foster, Christine H. Lee, Robbie Maakestad, Lisa Mecham

Features Editors: Eve Ettinger, p.e. garcia, Megan Giddings, Ben Pfeiffer, Alysia Sawchyn, Liz Wood

Assistant Features Editor: Kate Branca

Books Editor: Chelsea Leu

Comics Editor: Brandon Hicks

Fiction Editor: Karissa Chen

Interviews Editor: Monet Patrice Thomas

Senior Poetry Editors: Brian Spears, Molly Spencer

Poetry Editors: Zain Aslam, Cortney Lamar Charleston, Carolina Ebeid

Funny Women Editor: Elissa Bassist

Assistant Fiction Editor: Dennis Norris II

Assistant Poetry Editor: Nicholas Nichols

Assistant Interviews Editors: Janet Frishberg, Amanda Malone

Programs Administrator and Store Manager: Wendy Rutkowski

Children’s Correspondence Coordinator: Jessica Vitalis

Site Administrator: Jesse Keyes

The Rumpus Advisory Board: Mary-Kim ArnoldMelissa FebosRoxane Gay, Julie Greicius, Kima Jones, Lyz LenzCeleste NgCheryl StrayedClaire Vaye Watkins

The Rumpus’s logo was designed by Rachael Schafer! To learn more about Rachael and to commission her for projects, visit rachaelschaferdesigns.com.

A special thanks to the following founding editors: Isaac Fitzgerald (co-founder and Managing Editor), Roxane Gay (Essays), Katy Henriksen (Music), Paul Madonna (Comics), Molly McArdle (Tumblr), Jason Novak (Illustration), Rebecca Rubenstein (Interviews). Thanks also to former Managing Editors Lisa Dusenbery, Zoë Ruiz, and Lyz Lenz. The Rumpus was founded by Stephen Elliott.