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Amy Plitt

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Brooklyn, NY
Editor — Curbed
Covers:  travel, book reviews, feminism, events, arts and culture, new york city, media, pop culture, beer, music, cats

A lady of elastic virtue and cosmopolitan tendencies. Editor of @CurbedNY; NYC guidebook author (bit.ly/1Imh484); #VoxUnion. tip me: amy.plitt@curbed.com

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Biography

I'm the editor of Curbed NY, the website for people who love where they live—particularly if that place is New York City.

I currently live in Brooklyn, where I like to commandeer the jukebox at a number of Park Slope dive bars. I’m also interested in cats, beer, British music from the mid- to la...

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@plitter — 2,907 followers, 17,103 tweets

Nov 18, 2017

RT @emmagf: How did New York City's subway get so bad? It's a long story... Our @NYTMetro deep dive with @brianmrosenthal and…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/931926147243364352 

Nov 18, 2017

RT @liamgallagher: I LOVE TWITTER AND TWITTER LOVES ME KISS KISS

Nov 18, 2017

RT @lydiadepillis: Cheers to the folks joining together @vox_union. For those on the fence: There are a lot of stereotypes and misperc…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first writing assignment was a piece for Time Out New York Kids, but my first job was as the assistant to the managing editor at TONY.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! I worked for a book publisher in college (doing customer service) that used one for all correspondence. And this was in 2001.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Always, always through e-mail. I look at every pitch I receive; timely, interesting/new stories about NYC are best!