Resume

Linnea Covington
linneacovington@yahoo.com

FREELANCE WORK

BlackBook

  • Daily post about the the restaurant industry, interviews with chefs, and food features
  • Photos of chefs, restaurants, food, and cocktails

Food Republic

  • Feature articles on food and drink around the world

Zagat

  • Blog posts relating to food
  • Posts for Huffington Post via Zagat

MSNBC/Today.com

  • Blog posts relating to food

Metromix

•  Food round-ups, personal profiles, drink guides, June 10-present

New York Magazine

• Restaurant previews/photos for Grub Street blog, April 10-present

Village Voice

• Articles/photos for Fork in the Road blog, Feb. 10-present

Edible Brooklyn

• Feature on a Brooklyn macaroon factory, March 10

Time Out New York

• Round-ups of events and restaurants, July 09-present

• Writing/photos for various print sections and blog, July 09-present

Daily News

• Two-page personal essay about moving to Bed-Stuy Brooklyn, May 09

West Side Spirit

• Short profiles on Manhattan residents with photos, Aug. 08-present

• Restaurant critic and food features with photos, Aug. 08-present

Seriouseats.com

• Weekly food blog posts like reviews, history, round-ups, and events, Oct. 08-March 09

• Use HTML code in blog posts as well as taking and editing photos

New York Press

• Restaurant and bar critic, June 08-present

• Photography for all stories, June 08-present

• Food news, health features, and play and music reviews, June 08-present

WHRC New York, NY

• Aired three 15 minute segments on housing in New York, Oct.-Dec. 08

• Hosted, produced, and reported stories, Oct.-Dec. 08

OTHER EXPERIENCE

• Bibliography for “In Pursuit of Silence” by George Prochnik, date

•  Lectured about writing at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, April 10, 2010

•  Social media manager and on-the-street interviewer for the film <fishead(, Jan. 10-Sep. 10

EDUCATION

City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism; M.A. Journalism, Dec. 2008; Subject concentration in arts and culture

Brooklyn College; B.A. Journalism, minor in Spanish, May 2007

SKILLS

• Software: Office, Final Cut, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Pro Tools, LexisNexis, and Soundslides

•  Hardware: Sony PD170, Marantz PMD620, Fuji E900, Canon EOS Rebel XTi, Sunpak Tripod, and various microphones

•  I know AP and Chicago style writing

Complete list of my published articles (click here)

A sample of photos by Linnea Covington