Elisa Shoenberger is a freelance writer and journalist in Chicago. She has a B.A. in Latin American history from the University of Chicago, a M.A. in Latin American Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a M.B.A. in Marketing from Loyola University Chicago. She has written about the arts for Artsy, Hyperallergic, Business Insider, Current Affairs, and other publications. She has also written for the WIRED Magazine, Huffington Post, and US News and World Report.