Brianna Kovan is a features editor at Bustle, where she commissions and edits stories about entertainment, politics, and cultural trends. Previously, she was the culture editor at ELLE and oversaw the magazine’s books coverage. She’s spoken with Nicole Kidman about the Myers–Briggs test, with Stacey Abrams about voter suppression, and, more recently, with Gloria Steinem about the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Her bylines have also appeared in Ms., Kinfolk, and Bitch magazines. She graduated from the University of Michigan and lives in New York. You can learn more about her work at www.briannakovan.com.
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