In 2011, his girlfriend, Shannon Garrison, got into graduate school in Philadelphia, so the couple moved there. (They were married in 2014 and have a young son.) In 2012, Mr. Saval became a head editor at N+1. Under his supervision and that of Dayna Tortorici, his co-editor starting in 2014, the magazine became more politically coherent: explicitly feminist, internationalist and socialist. This was also the year that Mr. Saval became a member of the D.S.A.
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