Kristin Vukovic
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Kristin graduated with honors from Columbia University with a degree in Literature and Writing. She went on to complete an MFA in Nonfiction Writing at Columbia University’s School of the Arts, during which she was Editor-in-Chief of Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art and held an editorial internship at The New Yorker’s “Goings On About Town.”

A writer and editor whose feature articles have appeared in BBC Travel, BBC’s Good Food Magazine, The Daily Beast, Wall Street Journal India, Forbes India, Condé Nast Traveller India, and Culture, Kristin has also contributed to ISLANDS, Wine Enthusiast, foodandwine.com and afar.com, among others. She freelanced as a Reporter at Condé Nast Traveler, a Researcher at InStyle and Vogue, a Travel Expert at Jetsetter, a Content Editor at Refinery29 and Interim Executive Editor at American Spa Magazine. Kristin is a Contributing Editor at Organic Spa Magazine, where she covers lifestyle topics such as beauty, health and travel. She is a Nonfiction Editor at Panorama: The Journal of Intelligent Travel.

Kristin is working on a novel about the daughter of a cheese maker on a divided Croatian island. An excerpt was recently longlisted for the first annual Cosmonauts Avenue Fiction Prize and will be published in their May 2017 issue.

Kristin is a member of The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA), PEN America, and the Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP). In 2016, she was named a “40 Under 40” honoree by The National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation. In 2017, she was nominated for a Zlatna Penkala (Golden Pen) award for her writing about Croatia. Kristin lives in New York City with her husband and dog Sachi.