Born and raised in Chicago to Dominican parents, Isabelia Herrera is a music and culture critic based in Brooklyn. Her work explores identity formation, femme aesthetics, and diasporic belonging through the lens of popular music and performance. In 2017, she was named on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Media list. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Billboard, NPR, GQ, and more. She is currently a Contributing Editor at Pitchfork.