Miranda Popkey was born in Santa Cruz, California in 1987. She graduated with a BA in Humanities from Yale in 2009, and with an MFA in Creative Writing from Washington University in St. Louis in 2018. She has written for, among other outlets, The New Republic, the New Yorker’s Page-Turner blog, the Paris Review Daily, The Hairpin, The Awl, GQ.com, and New York Magazine’s The Cut.
Miranda’s primary agent is Denise Shannon at the Denise Shannon Literary Agency in New York.
Miranda’s novel, TOPICS OF CONVERSATION (Serpent’s Tail) was published in February 2020.