ELENA FAVILLI is an award-winning author, journalist and breaker of glass ceilings. She has written for the Guardian, COLORS magazine, McSweeney’s, RAI, Il Post, La Repubblica, and has managed digital newsrooms on both sides of the Atlantic. In 2016, she published the most crowdfunded literary project in history, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls. She subsequently founded Rebel Girls, a digital media company dedicated to highlighting and exploring the lives of trailblazing women. Elena currently sits as CEO of Rebel Girls and lives in Los Angeles with her dog Lafayette, a Bracco Italiano.
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