Dance critic and mental health writer for Sarasota Herald Tribune

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Carrie Seidman, a graduate of the Columbia University School of Journalism, has been a reporter, critic and columnist for daily newspapers for nearly 40 years. As a staff writer for the New York Times, Los Angeles Herald-Examiner, Albuquerque Journal, Albuquerque Tribune and, since 2010, the Sara...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sportwriter at the late departed Los Angeles Herald Examiner.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I began my newspaper career on a typewriter (briefly).

How is social media changing news?

Almost entirely.