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Erin Blakemore

Boulder, CO
Freelance Journalist and Blogger — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, Yahoo, The Washington Post, Time Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Reuters, The Atlantic, Sydney Morning Herald and 94 more
Covers:  History, science, pop culture, health, women's issues, books
Doesn't Cover: Business

Unrepentant bookworm/journalist/historian @History @JSTOR_Daily @WashingtonPost @longreads @mental_floss @smithsonianmag etc. I wrote THE HEROINE'S BOOKSHELF.

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Author of THE HEROINE’S BOOKSHELF (Harper). Words at The Washington Post, Smithsonian, TIME, mental_floss, Reuters Health, JSTOR Daily and more.

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@heroinebook — 10,621 followers, 23,977 tweets

Sep 23, 2017

Well, I finished the damn piece and only have 35252682565258245 to go before Tuesday. God help me.

Sep 23, 2017

@OPSVeracity If paying attention to hip-hop is wrong, I don't wanna be right.

Sep 22, 2017

Okay, I just did a plank and listened to a bunch of hip-hop and am now counting on Morrissey to get me through the next phase of this piece

Sep 22, 2017

@longdrivesouth I'm glad you are reporting on this. Sending love.

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Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Nellie Bly (not actually fictitious, but strange enough that she could be)

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter. It's pithy, quick and to the point.


Colorado Book Award

2011 - Nonfiction