s.e. smith | Civil Eats


s.e. smith is a Northern California-based writer a National Magazine Award-winning essayist and journalist, focused on social issues including labour organizing, disability, death and dying, feminism, LGBQTIA issues, and cultural analysis.

California Gives a Big Boost to Corner Stores that Sell Fresh Produce

Fresh produce on display at Laredo Market in San Jose, California. (Photo courtesy of The Food Trust)

‘Fruits of Labor’ Provides an Intimate Look at the Life of a Teenage Farmworker

Ashley Pavon, a Mexican-American teenager in California and the subject of