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Courtney Balestier

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.

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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;

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@cfbalestier — 986 followers, 3,084 tweets

Oct 18, 2017

@wmfapodcast newsletter subscribers just got an excellent reading by @carmenmmachado. Sign up to listen: 

Oct 13, 2017

RT @PhilipRucker: Just in: A reader told me she called WH switchboard to object to Trump's Puerto Rico tweets. WH receptionist told her WaPo was "fake news."

Oct 13, 2017

RT @Susan_Hennessey: Puerto Ricans are American citizens who pay federal taxes. "Keeping FEMA" there isn't charity, it's the fundamental…

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