About

Charli Renken

Freelance Writer

Pronouns: They/Them

Currently accepting new clients

charli at glaCharli Renken grew up in Denver, CO, and holds a BA in Creative Writing and Literature from the Santa Fe University of Art and Design. They are a journalist, public speaker, screenwriter, and all around multimedia storyteller. Their work revolves around investigative journalism, pop culture studies, and activism. Renken currently works as a freelance writer and a resource writer for the nonprofit The Harry Potter Alliance. They have been published by Wizards in Space, The Jackalope, Glyph Literary Magazine, Hush Comics, The Denver Post, Calling Upon Calliope and many more. Renken has been a public speaker at events such as SFAI 140, Denver Comic Con, and The Granger Leadership Academy. Renken’s first collection of creative nonfiction, Interrobang was published in 2017.

Renken is available for hire for copywriting, editing, freelance journalism, photography and public speaking events. For all HPA related inquiries, please email charli@thehpalliance.org. You can make a donation to the HPA on their website.