Andy Carvin on Muck Rack

Andy Carvin

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Washington DC
Editor — First Look Media
As seen in: First Look Media, NPR, PBS
Covers:  north africa, social media, arab spring, geopolitics, middle east

Real-time news DJ & occasional journalist, but *not* a social media guru. Author of the book Distant Witness. NPR alum.

Twitter Feed

@acarvin — 108,628 followers, 198,335 tweets

Jan 11, 2017

RT @montie: I bet millions of roubles that caption wasn't accidental / via @TechnicallyRon https://t.co/1sAN5bXEYw

Jan 11, 2017

RT @digiphile: "I'm not releasing my tax returns since they're under audit."-Trump "I don't think they care at all." 1) Nixon di…

Jan 11, 2017

RT @ddale8: President-elect Donald J. Trump on golden showers: "Does anybody really believe that story? I'm also very much of a germaphobe."

Dec 24, 2016

@Mwforhr @hackenslash1 become a TED fellow or wait for them to contact you.

Dec 14, 2016

@tellmemo Honestly I haven’t had a chance to give it much thought. What are your impressions?

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Awards

Knight-Batten Award

2011 - Special Distinction Award
Since the beginning of the Arab Spring, NPR's Andy Carvin has pioneered a new form of journalism, using his online followers to piece together and validate real-time reports that documented historic events in the Middle East. By using his Twitter account as a newsgathering operation, he has demonstrated how reporting can be done remotely and created a highly engaged community of more than 50,000 Twitter followers.