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André Gallant

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Athens, Ga.
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  immigration, music business, agriculture, food, refugees, culture, music, art

An Acadian, but I'm pleased to live in the soverign state of Georgia & to see what I can from here. Editor, @cropstories. Author, 'The High Low Tide' (UGA2018)

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Biography

A native of Prince Edward Island, Canada, André is deeply embedded in a foreign land: the South. The food is fried, the weather is hot, but he still gets up in the morning and tells stories one sentence at time – just like everybody else.

I'm currently employed by Morris Communications at the Ath...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelancing for a alternative weekly.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

How is social media changing news?

I've definitely caught stories off social media, but at small papers, change is slower.