Carrie Eidson is a writer and photographer based in Chicago. She received her Masters of Science degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University with a concentration in urban affairs reporting.
She has contributed to regional and national
publications, including NPR's Latino USA and Chicago Public Media, and served as an editor and reporter at Mountain Xpress, Asheville, North Carolina's independent alt-weekly. Her work has been recognized by the North Carolina Press Association and the Association of Alternative Newsmedia.