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Marjorie Backman

New York
Freelance Editor and Writer — Freelance
Covers:  culture, technology, history, business
writer, editor, journalist

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A seasoned news editor (with CBS, ABC and Time experience) who is skilled at shaping articles online and in print for clarity, substance, structure and language. Areas of expertise: line editing, copy editing, business, arts and lifestyle news reporting (including for The New York Times,, history research, SEO (HuffPost training).

What was your first job as a journalist?

writer for Dorchester Community News

Have you ever used a typewriter?


Who do you wish followed you?

Maggie Haberman