freelance magazine journalist
Sabrina Rubin Erdely is an award-winning feature writer and investigative journalist based in Philadelphia. Her work has appeared in Rolling Stone, SELF, GQ, The New Yorker, Mother Jones, Glamour, and Men's Health, among other national magazines. Her articles have been anthologized in Best American Crime Reporting and have received a number of awards, including two National Magazine Award nominations: one for her article "Intimate Intimidation," and one for "School of Hate."
Erdely specializes in long-form narrative writing, especially about crime, health and social issues. She has written about con artists, murder investigations, vicious divorces, power brokers, lovable eccentrics, bioweapons, cults, sexual violence, medical ethics, hackers, LGBT issues, and teachers who have affairs with students—among other subjects.