Leigh Hopkins is the Editor and Curator of Khôra, a dynamic online arts space conceived and produced in collaboration with author Lidia Yuknavitch and Corporeal Writing. Leigh is a columnist at The Rumpus, and her work has appeared in BOMB Magazine (forthcoming), Longreads, McSweeney’s, and The Philadelphia Inquirer, among other publications. Leigh lives in Philadelphia with her wife and Portuguese-speaking Jack Russell Terrier.
In 2010, Leigh left a career in social policy to move to Brazil, where she founded an online institute by rigging a satellite dish to a boulder in a banana field. Before moving to Brazil, Leigh was the Vice President for Education of a leading social policy think tank, providing support to 500 literacy programs in historically underserved communities throughout the United States.
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