Elizabeth Broadbent on Muck Rack

Elizabeth Broadbent

South Carolina
Freelance Writer and Staff Writer, Scary Mommy — Freelance
Covers:  parenting, race, social justice issues, politics, depression and other mental health issues.
Doesn't Cover: online poker!

mama, writer, attachment parent, political junkie, snarky. muckrack.com/elizabeth-broa

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Born in a PA steel town, I attended the University of South Carolina, graduating in 2003 Phi Beta Kappa with a BA in English. During my undergrad, I founded The Letter Olive, a literary magazine still published by Carolina students today. I continued at Carolina for an MFA in fiction and most of...

What was your first job as a journalist?

staff writer for City Moms blog

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

My making it quicker and more immediate, and making any gaffes viral.