Evette Dionne

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Evette Dionne

is the executive editor at YES! Media, where she leads YES! Magazine. She is the former editor-in-chief at Bitch Media, and an award-winning journalist, pop culture critic, and magazine editor who covers culture and politics through the lenses of race, gender, class, and size. Her newest book, Weightless: Making Space for My Resilient Body and Soul, was published in December 2022 by Ecco. She’s also the author of Lifting As We Climb, which was longlisted for a National Book Award and won a Coretta Scott King author honor. Evette is based in Denver, and speaks English.

Articles By This Author
Pedro Dos Santos, a Landless Workers Movement member, tills dirt with a young person on Dos Santos' land in Brazil.
Grappling With Growth
If the idea of growth itself is neutral, what can we build from the ashes of our individual lives and losses that strengthens the whole?
A pro-abortion activist, holding a green bandana aloft, and wearing a black hat and a handmade mask reading “legal abortion now” in Spanish, participates in a September 2021 protest in Lima, Peru.
The “Bodies” Issue
Instead of leaning into the fear of difference, the “Bodies” issue encourages us to consider what we must shift within ourselves to make space for true equity.