Alana Levinson is a storyteller from San Francisco who has written for NPR, The Nation, Stereogum, Gawker.TV, Paper Magazine and more. She's currently a student at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism where she works as the associate director of the Felker Magazine Center. Her two favorite things are burritos and Stevie Nicks.
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