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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, National Geographic and 107 more
Covers:  History, science, pop culture, health, women's issues, books
Doesn't Cover: Business

Unrepentant bookworm/journalist @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 — 10,878 followers, 26,794 tweets

@NickArvin Seriously, though, that is interesting. "A&S Man" sounds way better than "Confidence Man"
@NickArvin I think you mean a fucking weight guess carnie rabbit hole, Nick
Anyway, I've said it before and I'll say it again: There are way better ways to knock people than to denigrate their looks and center your critiques in their bodies. If you hate someone, get creative and demean their character.
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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