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Megan Greenwell



United States

Megan Greenwell is the editor of, where she oversees a 40-person newsroom covering technology, politics, and culture. Previously she was the editor-in-chief of Deadspin, helped launch digital features programs at Esquire and New York Magazine’s The Cut, edited investigations and narrative features for ESPN the Magazine, covered the war in Iraq from Baghdad for The Washington Post. She is also a co-director of the Princeton Summer Journalism Program for low-income high schoolers, and has written features for The New York Times, The California Sunday Magazine, and many other publications. Her editing work has been nominated for a National Magazine Award and a GLAAD Media Award, and she was part of the Washington Post team that won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news reporting for its coverage of the Virginia Tech shootings.