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Emily Withrow

Assistant Professor, Medill

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Emily Withrow is an assistant professor of journalism at Medill, teaching online publishing and interactive narrative with an eye toward immersive, multi-platform experiences. Prior to joining Medill, she was an editor at The A.V. Club, the arts and entertainment arm of The Onion, where she wrote, edited, and managed online content, as well as devised the publication's social media strategy and developed interactive stories and templates for the site. She has also worked at the McKinsey Quarterly, The Associated Press, and CBS.