About

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I’m a writer and editor based in Southern California, where I work as a senior politics editor at Medium. Prior to that, I was the national editor at Pacific Standard.

You can read my work in publications such as Pacific Standard, The New YorkerWIREDOutside, and The Washington Post. My essay on American diners was anthologized in the 2016 edition of Best Food Writing.

Reach me at max.ufberg@gmail.com