Kirsten is a writer and editor living in New York. She graduated magna cum laude from Cornell University, where she majored in English with a concentration in critical theory. She also has a double minor in neurobiology and philosophy, and she's fascinated by the intersection of these disciplines. Her research interests include gender, race, class, and other power structures; politics and current events; climate change and climate justice; media and pop culture; neurobiology, consciousness, and mental illness; and the philosophies that underlie the above.