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Eric M. | Elance
 
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Eric M.

Professional Journalist & Researcher
   United States
  |   Brookline, MA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I've written extensively on music, politics, and the arts, succeeding in some of the magazine industry's most widely-read publications with music reviews in Rolling Stone; artist interviews in Spin; political coverage in The Nation; and long features on the fine arts in The Art Newspaper. I've covered it all for local to international audiences and it's all backed by solid research: I was the fact-checker on some of the past decade's biggest stories, including the feature that led to Gen. Stanley McChrystal being forced out of his position...

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Portfolio

A feature article on the artists Tim Rollins and K.O.S. that I did for The Art...
A review of the opening concert date of Eddie Vedder's recent tour, which I did for...
http://www.spin.com/articles/eddie-vedder-still-rocks-even-ukulele-tour
Previews of two major art exhibitions: One featuring work by Andy Warhol and another...

Service Description

With speed and accuracy, I can write articles and blog posts; research any topic needed; fact-check previously written text; interview subjects; edit and proofread your text; and provide data entry.

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Employment

Freelance Writer
Freelance Writer
2010 - Present
Write stories for Rolling Stone, Spin, The Art Newspaper, and others. Use savvy news judgment and superior writing skills for both print and Web. Produce clean copy on a rapid deadline. • Generate...
Rolling Stone
Assistant Editor; freelance fact-checker
2005 - 2010
Contributed to all angles of the magazine’s content, including story pitches, research, fact checking, conceptual editing and copyediting, predominantly in the National Affairs and Features...
The Nation
Editorial Intern
2005 - 2005
Collaborated with three staff writers on all aspects of their articles, including research, fact checking and copyediting. • Wrote the article “Anyone Listening?” which has since been cited in...
The Village Voice
Research Intern
2004 - 2004
Conducted in-depth research on local and national political figures for reporter Wayne Barrett in an investigative reporting internship.
The Wake Student Magazine
Editor; Writer
2002 - 2004
Edited the Campus section of a student-published magazine at the University of Minnesota. Supervised a staff of four writers, plus freelancers. Wrote stories. Coordinated photos.

Education

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Bachlor of Arts
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fact-checker
interviewer
editor
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