Hope is a journalist in Louisville, KY and an adjunct instructor at Indiana University, Southeast. Her work has been featured in The Atlantic, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, The Courier-Journal, The Hairpin, the Harvard Review Online, the Los Angeles Review of Books, Louisville Magazine, JSTOR Daily, the Nieman Journalism Lab, The Paris Review, Playboy, The Rumpus, MIT’s Undark Magazine, VICE, Vox, and other publications. From 2015-2017, she was a staff writer for TechRepublic, a division of CBS Interactive. (See articles here). She previously hosted a podcast for IdeaFestival.
From 2007-2012, Hope worked at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard and earned a Master of Liberal Arts in Journalism at the Harvard Extension School. She is an alum of Bowdoin College, where she majored in psychology and minored in education. Originally from Southampton, NY, she has lived in Brunswick, ME, Copenhagen, Denmark, Cambridge, MA, and, most recently, Louisville––where she drinks bourbon cocktails and walks the loop at Cherokee Park.