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Jean Trinh

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Los Angeles
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  tv, music, arthouse films, food, film, indie films, restaurants, art, internet culture

Freelance food, lifestyle and travel reporter. As seen in: @LAWeekly @KCET @LAMag @VICE @Thrillist @GOOD @FirstWeFeast @mydomaine @LAist. IG: @jeanstrinh

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Biography

I'm a freelance food and entertainment writer for LA Weekly, VICE and LAist. I was formerly the Deputy Editor of LAist and a writer for The Daily Beast. I have expertise in writing digital media stories with unique angles on food, film, TV, and music.

Prior to reporting, I worked in the publicit...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I actually first learned how to type on a typewriter, and my brother would get me to type all of his essays for schools on it.

How is social media changing news?

I can read up on a news item even before a full article has been written and get the gist of it in 140 characters or less.

Who do you wish followed you?

Ira Glass. I just love what he produces on This American Life.