ALIX SHARKEY is one of Britain’s best-known freelance journalists, writing regularly for the Guardian, Observer, Sunday Telegraph and others. A former editor of fashion magazine i-D, news editor at MTV Europe, and BBC TV presenter, he is currently a Contributing Editor for British GQ. His work has appeared in various anthologies including The Bedside Guardian; Material Man; Meaty, Beaty Big & Bouncy: An Anthology of Rock Writing; and Transculturalism: How The World Is Coming Together. He is the author of DVN 1-50, about the Belgian fashion designer Dries Van Noten.
He lives in Los Angeles.

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