Athena Villard is currently an Assistant Politics Editor at LARB as well as a Comparative Studies in Literature and Culture (CSLC) Major at Occidental College in Los Angeles. Athena grew up in Manhattan, New York, but also spent two of her formative years living in Beirut, Lebanon. At Occidental, Athena is working to develop her CSLC senior comprehensive essay and, upon graduation in 2020, hopes to return to the East Coast and continue her career in editing.
BLARB BLOG POSTS
From Sectarianism to Unity: On LA’s Solidarity Protests for Lebanon
Books Are Magic in Brooklyn, NY