Kyra Baker

Kyra Baker

expertise
Fact-checking, Research
education
University of Southern California

Highlights

  • Has been fact-checking content for over 10 years within the fields of culture, arts, general publishing, and finance
  • Fact-checks, researches, and edits for the Art Papers Magazine, an Atlanta, Georgia-based art magazine
  • Spent years working in book publishing, specifically researching and editing science fiction content

Experience

Kyra Baker is a fact-checker with nearly 10 years of experience working and assisting on editorial projects within the culture, arts, and publishing spaces. For the past eight years, she has worked as a fact-checker at Art Papers Magazine, an Atlanta, Georgia-based art magazine that covers. In addition to producing editorial work online and in print, Art Papers is a nonprofit organization with an educational mission to provide accessible forums for presenting contemporary art and culture in the world today. At the magazine, Kyra ensures articles conform to style guidelines before publication by researching and verifying claims, editing some copy, and communicating any relevant issues to authors and editors.

In addition to fact-checking for Art Papers Magazine, Kyra has fact-checked and edited for The Balance, as well as Rosarium Publishing, the publishers of the science fiction anthology, "Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond."

Education

Kyra earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Southern California, studying specifically political science and cinematic arts.