Tavi Gevinson is the editor-in-chief and founder of this site.
November 2015: Assembly
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.
May’s theme is GRADUATION. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!