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Erin Blakemore

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Boulder, CO
Freelance Journalist and Blogger — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, Yahoo, Washington Post, Time Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Reuters, Sydney Morning Herald, Popular Science and 76 more
Covers:  History, science, pop culture, health, women's issues, books
Doesn't Cover: Business

Unrepentant bookworm/journalist/historian. Words @SmithsonianMag @JSTOR_Daily @WashingtonPost @mental_floss etc. Author, THE HEROINE'S BOOKSHELF. Opinions mine.

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Biography

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 — 4,863 followers, 19,738 tweets

Apr 24, 2017

@literaticat Not to mention that one of the monuments is to that time when a white supremacist militia tried to kill their own governor. SMH

Apr 24, 2017

@angledge Dying to know how this lines up with Independent/Reuters' reporting. Thanks for passing this along, I'll be glad for it to stay up!

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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.

Awards

Colorado Book Award

2011 - Nonfiction