About

Abigail Jones is a writer, editor and bestselling author in New York City. She is a Senior Writer at Newsweek by way of the ForwardThe Daily, The Atlantic and the freelance world. She has written on everything from tween girls and homophobia in figure skating to self-harm art, the Hemingways and Christmas. She also co-authored the New York Times non-fiction bestseller “Restless Virgins: Love, Sex, and Survival in Prep School,” now a Lifetime Original Movie.

She has an M.A. in Arts and Culture Journalism from the Columbia Journalism School, an M.S. in Creative Writing from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College. She graduated from Milton Academy. Born and raised near Boston, she plays squash and tennis, looks for any excuse to travel, and is the least-cool person living in SoHo you’ll ever meet.