Ryan Yau

Writer and Journalist

United States
Portfolio

Essays

The Berkeley Beacon
09/13/2023
Forsake minimalism, embrace the Max

The Max, Emerson College’s beloved student eatery, recently underwent some unsavory renovations. But why do students care so much?

EM Mag
04/27/2023
karencarpentyrdom

An essay on Karen Carpenter, martyrdom, and obsession.

Interviews

Reviews

Feature Stories

Magazine Layout

Black Swan
04/09/2024
Ugly Duckling

50 pages I designed in InDesign for Black Swan's Spring 2024 issue, Ugly Duckling.

EM Mag
12/10/2023
Panopticon

21 pages I designed in InDesign for EM Mag's Fall 2023 issue, Panopticon.