Mary von Aue is a writer and editor living in Brooklyn.
Born in New York City, she has lived in six countries, a district, and a territory, but is still trying to shake the accent.
Mary holds an M.A. from Columbia University and a B.A. from University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Her academic career focused on Arabic literature, both classical and contemporary. She is currently a contributing editor at Warscapes, an independent online magazine that provides a lens into current conflicts across the world. Her writing can be seen at The New York Times, Billboard, VICE, The Week, and elsewhere.