Kelsey Miller is a writer, editor, and speaker based in Brooklyn, New York. While on staff at Refinery29, she created and wrote the award-winning Anti-Diet Project, one of the site's most popular franchises. In her role as Senior Features writer, she covered a broad spectrum of topics, including popular culture, current events, body positivity and anti-diet culture, fitness, advice, and "weird history."
Kelsey is the author of the memoir, Big Girl (Grand Central Publishing, 2016) and the forthcoming I'll Be There For You (Hanover Square Press, 2018), a pop-culture study on Friends. Her work has been featured in Glamour, Vulture, Women's Health, Cup of Jo, Entertainment Weekly, Refinery29, Good Housekeeping, The Hairpin, Literary Hub, Ladies' Home Journal, SundanceNOW, The Rumpus, Bustle, and more.
The Anti-Diet Project (column)
Unprofessional Advice (column)
Press & Awards
Reviews for Big Girl
Honors & Awards
Social Impact Award, Project Heal, 2017
SXSW Featured Speaker, 2017
Publisher of the Year: Digiday Publishing Awards, 2015
International Beauty/Grooming Journalist of the Year, Fashion Monitor Journalism Awards, 2014
Body Image Hero of 2013, The Huffington Post