About

Sarah MacDonald is a culture writer, editor, and host based in Toronto. Her words can be found in the Globe and Mail, Hazlitt, Noisey, The Walrus, CBC Arts, Elle Canada, Flare, FASHION, NOW Magazine, and more. She focuses on music, film, tv, books (and usually how women are treated and portrayed in music, film, tv, books, etc.)

Sarah is a juror for the Polaris Prize, a national music award given to an artist or group for excellence. She is also a juror for the Prism Prize, an award dedicated to innovation in music videos. She has also been a guest on CBC radio programs talking about music and pop culture, and is happy to do so again.

Sarah’s newsroom experience includes an internship at The National Post, an associate editor position at Noisey Canada at VICE, and associate producer at CBC Arts. You can read her work at Noisey here. Here are a few pieces she has edited. She also hosted cultural segments for Daily VICE. Here are a few examples. She has also hosted a podcast and is extremely ready to do that again if you are willing to let her.