Writer Britt Julious was born and bred in Chicago's Austin neighborhood and in the suburb of Oak Park, Ill.
In addition to blogging about popular culture for WBEZ.org, Julious serves as a Senior Editor of the high/low literary website This Recording, and contributes to local, national and international publications including Gapers Block, Pitchfork, Buzzfeed and Rhizome. She has also written for Time Out Chicago, the Chicago Tribune and Design Bureau.
In 2012 The Chicago Reader named Julious the city's "Best Local Writer Who Excels at Social Media" on account of her personal Tumblr blog, Britticisms, which has over 100,000 followers, and her eclectic Twitter account.
Julious currently lives in Chicago's Ukrainian Village neighborhood.