Winston Cook-Wilson

Winston Cook-Wilson

Winston Cook-Wilson

Winston Cook- Wilson is a writer and editor based in New York City. His writing has appeared in The Guardian, The Ringer, Vice, Pitchfork, Spin, and elsewhere.


  • Winston is active with mutual aid in his home neighborhood in Brooklyn.

  • An avid park-goer, Winston thrives on long walks and hikes both around his home and in upstate New York.


Active as a writer in print and digital media for nine years, Winston has written about music, movies, TV, pop culture, social justice, technology, birding, and more. He lives in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, tends to his house plants, and enjoys walks in Prospect Park and Greenwood Cemetery.

Favorite Purchase:

My Athlon Midas 8x42 Binoculars are perfect for birds or even looking at the moon—one of the best ways I've found to connect with nature, even in a big city.


Winston has a B.A. in Music from Hamilton College with a minor in Comparative Literature.

Education: Hamilton College
Location: Brooklyn, NY

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