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Astra Lincoln's essays and reporting have appeared in LA Times, In These Times, Pleiades Magazine, Undark, Outside, High Country News, Salon, the Fire Season book anthology and many other publications.

Recipient of the 2022 Banff Mountain Book Competition’s Best Mountain Essay award, Astra's work has been nominated for inclusion in the Best American Essays and Best American Science Writing anthologies. Several of her essays have appeared on 'Best of the Year' lists. Her work has been cited by the New York Times and NPR.

A graduate of the Banff Centre's Mountain Writing Residency, Astra's work has been supported by the Freeflow Institude, the American Alpine Club, the Alpine Club of Canada and many other organizations. In 2024, Astra was awarded an Oregon Humanities Storytelling Fellowship. Her work as a fellow focuses on disability and belonging in the context of climate migration and crisis.

Astra has taught creative writing workshops with the Juneau Icefield Research Program and Write Around Portland.

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