Columnist offering a lighter take on the news and opinions of the day Education: Harvard College, BA in English, Classics Secondary Field
Alexandra Petri, a Washington Post columnist, writes the ComPost blog, offering a lighter take on the news and opinions of the day. She is the author of "A Field Guide to Awkward Silences." She joined The Post as an intern in 2010, after graduating from Harvard College.
Honors & Awards:
National Press Club Angele Gingras Award for Humor Writing 2016, Shorty Award 2016, Forbes 30 Under 30, Fifty Funniest People Right Now (Rolling Stone)
Foreign languages spoken: French Books by Alexandra Petri: