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Nikita Richardson

Nikita is a recent graduate of NYU's graduate school of journalism where she studied Magazine Writing. She started out as a blogger, but has moved into long-form journalism and hopes one day to work as an editor.
If you’re wondering what a web-based grudge match between a 40-something music critic and two Rookie Mag feministas would look like, look no further than the recent (as in the last 48 hours) spat between New York’s Jody Rosen and Rookie music editor Jessica Hopper and Rookie writer Hazel Cills. A brief rundown: Yesterday, Cills published a generally razor-sharp criticism of men who either dismiss the cultural opinions of teenage girls or meet those opinions with surprise...