About

 
Photo by Amy Ritter

Photo by Amy Ritter

Kristen Radtke is the author of the graphic nonfiction book Imagine Wanting Only This (2017), and the forthcoming books Seek You: Essays on American Loneliness, for which she received a 2019 Whiting Creative Nonfiction Grant, and Terrible Men, a graphic novel, all from Pantheon.

She is the art director and deputy publisher of The Believer magazine. 

Her work has appeared in The New York Times Book Review, Marie Claire, The Atlantic, The Guardian, GQ, New Yorker’s “Page Turner” and “Daily Shouts,” Oxford American, Virginia Quarterly Review, and many other places.

Find her on Twitter @kristenradtke.