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Lucy McKeon

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Lucy McKeon

Lucy McKeon is a Summer 2012 intern and New York-based writer. Her work has appeared in Salon, The Paris Review blog, Guernica and Full Stop.


News and Features

How the shooting death of the unarmed teenager sparked new activism against police violence in the Bronx.

Robert Burley’s The Disappearance of Darkness, Harvey Wang’s From Darkroom to Daylight.

At a solidarity event in Manhattan, Pussy Riot supporters drew connections between threats to free expression in Russia and in the United States.

“We want a movement,” says the mother of the teen who was killed by cops.


A former Marine at Rutgers talks about his time overseas, and what it's like to be a student coming out of the military.
A multimedia artist, teacher and activist talks about the impact of hop-hop culture on young people from New York to Beijing.
The twenty-something photographer talks about the changing face of journalism and giving women around the world a voice.
The outcome in Fisher will have much to say about whether we can expect institutionally backed equality of education for future generations.