Meghan O’Rourke

Meghan O’Rourke is the editor of The Yale Review. The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Radcliffe Institute Fellowship, among other awards, she is the author of the bestselling memoir The Long Goodbye and three books of poetry. @meghanor

Vivian Gornick

The acclaimed essayist looks back on her career
Meghan O’Rourke
December 1, 2021
From Our Desk

Editor's Note

America’s oldest little magazine launches online
Meghan O’Rourke
May 19, 2021
Key Blue, by Joseph Schillinger, 1934

Cathy Park Hong on Minor Feelings

The major weight of minor feelings
Meghan O’Rourke
June 1, 2020
A portrait of Aysegül Savas

Aysegül Savas on Being Edited

The dangers and glories of revision
Meghan O’Rourke
April 13, 2020
Leaves on a geometric pattern

Amy Herzog and Brenda Shaughnessy

Two writers on art and motherhood
Meghan O’Rourke
April 1, 2020
A portrait of poet Aria Aber in sunlight

Aria Aber on the Poetry of Exile

Writing what can't be named
Meghan O’Rourke
February 4, 2020