alexandra marvar

Alexandra Marvar

Managing Editor

A native Midwesterner, Alex is currently based in Savannah, Georgia, where she contributes freelance writing to The New York Times, The Guardian, The Nation, and others, and oversees editorial for Being Patient. She co-founded the O+ Festival, an arts and healthcare nonprofit that empowers artists and musicians to barter their work for medical and dental care from art-loving healthcare providers. She serves on the advisory boards of the O+ Festival and the Esopus Foundation.