Elissa Schappell

Elissa Schappell writes the "Hot Type" cohmm for Vanity Fair and is a founding editor of the new literary magazine "Tin House." She received her MFA from the Creative Writing Program at New York University. She has been a senior editor at "The Paris Review" and has contributed to numerous magazines, including "GQ, Vogue, Bomb, Bookforum, " and "Spin." She lives in Brooklyn.