Peter LaBerge

Founder & Editor-in-Chief

Peter LaBerge grew up in Connecticut. He founded the Adroit Journal in 2010, as a high school sophomore, and founded the Adroit Journal Summer Mentorship Program in 2013. Peter graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania with his B.A. in English and Consumer Psychology, and is currently an incoming M.F.A. candidate and Writers in the Public Schools Fellow at New York University.

He has been recognized—from TED to Teen Vogue—for his work as a writer and publisher. He has received a 2020 Pushcart Prize and his work has appeared in AGNI, Best New Poets, CrazyhorseHarvard Review, New England ReviewPleiades, and Tin House, among others. He is also the recipient of a fellowship from Bucknell University’s Stadler Center for Poetry.

Peter recently returned from a 2.5-year stint in San Francisco, where he worked by day in content marketing. To learn more, and for writing consultation inquiries, visit Peter online at Ellipsis Writing.

Contact: editors@theadroitjournal.org (Subject line – Attn: Peter LaBerge)