Aria Chiodo

Aria Chiodo

Aria Chiodo is the former Arts and Culture Editor at The Mantle. She hails from New Mexico but is now based in Astoria, New York. She writes personal essays, short stories, and travel essays, but her first love is cinema. 


March 30, 2021

Marking the 200th anniversary of Keats’s death, Anahid Nersessian offers a refreshing examination of his genius.

March 5, 2021

Feng aims to make space for underrepresented voices and connect people through shared humanity.

December 5, 2019

A glimpse at the career of the godmother of New Wave

July 26, 2019

A Collaboration to Bring Langston Hughes’s “The Black Clown” to Life

March 28, 2019

The forgotten legacy of Alice Guy-Blaché

January 17, 2019

Democracy is a lot more than the halls of government.

September 10, 2018

Helpful tips for a newly awakened activist.

May 2, 2018

Continue the conversation, and strengthen the movement.

April 29, 2018

A review of Liwaa Yazji's 'Goats' and Edouard Elvis Bvouma's 'In War as in Games'

January 25, 2018

Part of our 'When Women's Voices Rise' Roundtable discussion