Kyra Alessandrini

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New York, NY


  • Columbia Journalism School, La Sorbonne, UCL


  • Culture, fashion, entertainment, and beauty


Kyra Alessandrini is a contributing style writer for Byrdie. Her work was featured in both French and English language publications such as TIME, Essence, Courrier International and NYLON. She interned at RFI and Louis Vuitton (LVMH) in Paris. She was published in Moving Still, a collection of narrative nonfiction short stories. Kyra has written and reported on a wide variety of topics including culture, fashion, entertainment, mental health, social justice, history and organized crime. She has a passion for street photography, writing and traveling.


Kyra graduated with a Master of Science from Columbia Journalism School. Prior to that, she was a humanities student at La Sorbonne in Paris and attended University College London for a year as part of the E.U.’s Erasmus+ exchange program.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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