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Lucy Chumbley

Washington, D.C.
Covers:  interfaith, cross-cultural issues, middle eastern issues, arts and culture, politics, religion, lifestyle

Washington-based writer and editor with an international background and a special interest in cross-cultural, interfaith and Middle Eastern issues.

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Chumbley grew up in Jerusalem, studied journalism in London and is now based in Washington, D.C. She has worked at four daily newspapers in Virginia, serving variously as features editor and bureau chief, and for nine years edited Washington Window, the 20,000 circulation newspaper of the Episcop...

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Celebrating amazing Arab-American artist Manal Deeb in April issue of Jordanian mag Family Flavours @NedaliDeeb @Mangocrash

What was your first job as a journalist?

Internship at the Bury Free Press in Suffolk, England.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Oh yes.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe. Though he's a detective, not a journalist, the principles are the same.