The Gadfly is the undergraduate philosophy magazine of Columbia University.  We publish essays online, conduct interviews with prominent contemporary thinkers, and host events related to philosophy. We also publish a printed magazine twice a year. We aim to promote and broaden philosophical discussion of all kinds.

The Gadfly welcomes submissions from both on and off campus sources.  To submit your work, visit the submission portal. To contact The Gadfly for general inquiries, please email

Editors-in-Chief: Nicholas Andes, Aaron Friedman, Alex Garnick
Contributing Editors: Sarah Dahl, Rachel Dichter, Isabel Friesner
Creative Director: Sophie Kovel