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Courtney Balestier

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Detroit, MI
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  music history, culinary, food history, food culture, cooking, chefs, restaurants, farms, music, farming/agriculture
Doesn't Cover: new product launches, weight loss products, restaurant reviews

Writer. Host @wmfapodcast. Mountaineer. Detroit via Brooklyn. Bylines: @newyorker, @luckypeach, @oxfordamerican, @fastcoexist. tinyletter.com/courtneybalest

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Biography

I'm a generalist whose obsession with matters culinary and musical has led me to write about black farmers, Appalachian food culture, Chinese grocery stores, Jack White, and New York City's clown population. My work has appeared in a variety of publications, including New York; OxfordAmerican.org...

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@cfbalestier — 1,010 followers, 3,131 tweets

Congratulations @PodSaveAmerica, I just walked by a Pelaton store and my first thought was @jonlovett.
@KeithPandolfi Absurd. One might say almost unpublishably so.
And yes I just tweeted about Oscar Isaac’s face and systematic oppression in the span of 30 seconds, but that about sums up my 2017 tbh.
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