Victoria Russell


Victoria Russell graduated summa cum laude from Drew University with honors in English and Creative Writing. A selection from her thesis, “The Representations, Reception and Reputation of Jane Austen in Women’s Literary Culture,” was awarded an Honorable Mention by the New Jersey Women's and Gender Studies Consortium in 2013, and her essay “Garden State” was published in the anthology Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It (Riverhead Books, 2016). She has been a featured writer at Arts by the People’s The Platform series and Montclair State University’s Live Lit series and is creator and host of the Perennials Podcast, which you can find at Victoria loves tea, road trips, yoga and trees.