Hello.

I live in New York City. I was born and raised in San Francisco.

I am the literary critic for New York magazine.

I am also a contributing writer at the New York Times Magazine,
and have written for places like GQ and n+1. I've written
columns for the New York Times Book Review and the
New York Times Style Section.

I work on branding projects for interesting companies.
I have a design store with my partner Teddy.

I co-authored a book called D C-T! which came out in
Spring 2018
from Penguin Press. It is co-written with
Joana Avillez.

I belong to the Newswomen's Club of New York.



In my spare time I make art projects, play ping-pong, and
attempt to make crossword puzzles for the New York Times.
Here is one of them.

If you're the podcast type, here's a podcast I did with
Longform.



Email: mollybethyoung [at] gmail [dot] com
Instagram: @mollybethyoung
Blog: @mollyyoung


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