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Deirdre Kelly

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Toronto
Critic, Author and Reporter — Freelance

Critic, author, investigative reporter dance, art, fashion, pop, books, biz, theatre, Globe & Mail, criticsatlarge, Dance Magazine, Dance Gazette, NUVO & more.

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Biography

Deirdre Kelly is an award-winning arts critic, investigative reporter, fashion and lifestyle columnist and editor known for work at Canada’s The Globe and Mail newspaper where she was a staff writer for over three decades. A best-selling author, she has written articles for Marie Claire in London...

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When you get to the part about her C-section stitches ripping open let’s see if you don’t flinch. One of the worst birth stories EVER! Serena Williams on Her Pregnancy, Motherhood and Making Her Tennis Comeback  https://www.vogue.com/article/serena-williams-vogue-cover-interview-february-2018 
Um, actually, it was Pattie Boyd who was into Transcendental Meditation and she convinced “the boys” to give it a go, among other facts that need refreshing here: Rebuilding on the Beatles, an Ashram in India Hopes for Revival via @NYTimes  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/14/world/asia/beatles-museum-india-ashram.html 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

University of Toronto student newspaper

How is social media changing news?

Instant access, increased global reach combined with intimacy, speed and subjectivity

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email; in person

Awards

Nathan Cohen Award for Excellence in Theatre Criticism

2014 - Arts Criticism
Canada's most prestigious arts criticism award, handed out biannually.