Magdalena Smith

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Magdalena Smith

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Birthdate

2019-05-01

About Me

Magdalena Smith is a 16-year-old LGBTQ+ politics writer, nationally recognized poet, and student studying the politics of gender and Queerness at Cornell University and Ithaca College while in high school. Magdalena (they/them) is a United Nations Youth Assembly Delegate, United Nations Youth Ambassador, and the Executive Director of SAPPHX, a national non-governmental organization working to ban LGBTQ+ conversion therapy. You can read their work in The Cornell Daily Sun, Her Campus, Entropy Magazine, Poetry Nation, The Rag, the Cornell University Linguistics Department, and the Cornell Africana Studies and Research Center, among other publications.