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Jessica Bryce Young

Orlando, FL
Editor-in-Chief — Orlando Weekly
Covers:  News, culture, art, theater, books, food and drink, film, music
Doesn't Cover: No hot takes

editor in chief, @orlandoweekly | if you don't like my peaches, don't shake my tree | #binders

Have you ever used a typewriter?


Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Three-way tie between Lou Grant, Hildy Johnson and Harriet M. Welsch.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

With a three-sentence description of the story, a strong idea of who would read it and why, and at least three prospective sources.


Association of Alternative Newsweeklies AAN Award

2014 - Arts Criticism
1st Place: "Malick Sidibé’s portraits depict the evolution of self-definition"; "‘And Every Day Was Overcast’: Growing up bored and high in Loxahatchee"; and "'I Believe in You' is a freeze-frame portrait of an artistic community," by Jessica Bryce Young, Orlando Weekly

Association of Alternative Newsweeklies AAN Awards

2010 - Arts Criticism
3rd Place: "Ecstatic Transformations: Two artists render the mundane mysterious"; and "Summer Studies: New art shows that'll be hanging around all ... you know," by Jessica Bryce Young, Orlando Weekly