Alex Verman is a writer based in Toronto.

They completed their undergrad at the University of Toronto, specializing in political science. They are currently a graduate student in the political science department, studying diaspora, conflict, and narrative.

Their writing has appeared in This MagazineMicCanadalandTeen VogueA.SideGUTS, Torontoist, and on CBC News. They also have a Twitter account where they talk about communism a lot (some would say too much).

Alex is nonbinary and uses the pronouns they or she. Alex also lies about their astrological sign — don’t tell people.