Eve Ettinger is an MFA in Creative Writing candidate at Hollins University, a features editor at The Rumpus, and a board member at the Coalition For Responsible Home Education. Eve is also a returned Peace Corps Volunteer (Kyrgyzstan 2015-17). After being homeschooled K-12 in both CA and VA in a Quiverfull family, she studied English at Grove City College and has worked in communications and strategy for NGOs focused on issues relating to the ACA, community development, economic policy, and the ERA. She is passionate about advocating for children, disability, mental health, queer, and working class concerns and rights.

Eve is sitting on a boulder with a white puppy licking her face. She is laughing.
Photo credit: Shanna Merceron

Eve’s writing has been published in The Washington Post, The Rumpus, Autostraddle, The Establishment, Glamour UK, and more. She has been interviewed by NPR’s All Things Considered, Cosmopolitan,and Cracked.com.

Eve lives in Virginia with her dog and two cats.

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