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Olivia Paschal

Olivia Paschal



Olivia Paschal is a writer and journalist based in Fayetteville, Arkansas. She is currently on staff at Facing South covering the rural South, Southern politics, and the agriculture industry. At The Atlantic, where she was an editorial fellow, she covered farm and food system policy. I’ve reported on-location from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops in Baltimore, from the rural Arkansas Delta, and from New Bern, North Carolina in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Her writing has appeared in The Atlantic, HuffPost, Scalawag, Southerly, and Civil Eats, among other publications.