Ruth Saxelby

Writer and editor

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsJournalist - Copywriter - Editor


About me

Ruth Saxelby is a writer and editor with over a decade’s experience covering music and culture. She’s written cover stories on Grimes (Dazed & Confused) and Sampha (The FADER), and has also had bylines in Vulture, NPR, and Pitchfork. She's also a senior copywriter who has worked on brands including Diesel, EDUN, Burberry, and John Lewis, and for agencies including AKQA and Spring Studios.

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  • Music Journalism
  • Content Editing
  • Arts Journalism
  • Copywriting
  • Product Copywriting
  • Ad Copywriting

Companies I’ve worked with

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    The FADER

    Work history


    Managing Editor

    The FADER

    Apr 2014 - Jan 2018
    • New York, United States
    • Full Time



    BA (Hons) English Literature

    Leeds University

    Sep 1998 - Jun 2001
    • Leeds, United Kingdom