Melissa Broder: Hachette Speakers Bureau

Melissa Broder

Poet and Essayist Behind @SoSadToday

Melissa Broder is the author of the essay collection SO SAD TODAY (Grand Central, March 2016) and the creator of the viral Twitter sensation @sosadtoday, with over 300,000 followers including Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, and countless other celebrities, journalists, tastemakers and more. She writes the popular “So Sad Today” column for VICE.

Broder is also is the author of four poetry collections: SCARECRONE, MEAT HEART, WHEN YOU SAY ONE THING BUT MEAN YOUR MOTHER, and the forthcoming LAST SEXT (Tin House, 2016). Her poems appear in POETRY, The Iowa Review, Tin House, Guernica, Fence, The Missouri Review, Denver Quarterly, et al.

By day, she is Director of Media and Special Projects at the avant garde arts startup NewHive.

Broder received her BA from Tufts University and her MFA from City College of New York. She lives in Venice, CA.

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