Tavi Gevinson is the editor-in-chief and founder of this site.
The musician on her new album Divers, abandoning the classical idea of “good singing,” and admiring Grimes.
In which we talk about songwriting, bravery, stupid ideas, presenting a life plan to parents, Sia, Cyndi Lauper, and Emotion (her album, but also feelings).
“You, as a one-of-a-kind person, are the crucial ingredient that’s gonna make the work interesting.”
October 2015: Glory
A new feature in which a human takes us through their favorite twists and turns of the internet.
September 2015: Multiplicity. (Also: Welcome to the new Rookie!)
August 2015: Give and Take
July 2015: Slow Motion
Plus new Florence + the Machine, pizza topped with pizza, and manic pixie nightmare girls.
June 2015: Getaway
July's theme is SOULMATES.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!