Kristin Vukovic


Kristin Vuković is a New York City-based writer and editor. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, BBC Travel, BBC Good Food Magazine, The Daily Beast, Wine Enthusiast, Food & Wine, AFAR and Public Books, 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 and curates “Streetview.”

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.”

She is working on a novel about the daughter of a cheesemaker on a divided Croatian island. An excerpt was recently long listed for the first annual Cosmonauts Avenue Fiction Prize and was published in their June/July 2017 issue. In 2016, she was named a “40 Under 40” honoree by The National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation. In 2017, she was the recipient of a Zlatna Penkala (Golden Pen) award for her writing about Croatia. Kristin lives in Manhattan with her husband and dog Sachi.

Memberships: The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA), Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), PEN America, Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP).

Kristin has attended Summer Literary Seminars in St. Petersburg, Russia; Disquiet International Literary Program in Lisbon, Portugal; and will be attending the 2018 Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy.