Lynn Ermann

New York, NY USA
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/ermannjournal/home
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Professional Experience

DEVELOPMENTAL EDITOR & WRITING COACH for individual authors and on contract for editorial services; FREELANCE WRITER of features and essays published in magazines and newspapers, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Washington Post Magazine, The New York Daily News, ARTnews, Architectural Record, The Independent Film & Video Monthly, Good Housekeeping, Saveur, The Wall Street Journal, The San Francisco Chronicle, and E-The Environmental Magazine; GRAPHIC NOVEL SCRIPT WRITER of an environmental detective story for Middle Grade readers (on submission); RESEARCHER, project on mental health respite pilot program; ADVOCACY WRITER of fundraising narrative for Henry Street Settlement about anti-gang initiative involving kids running their own government; VIDEO TESTIMONY COLLECTOR/COORDINATOR for Police Reform Organizing Project involving outreach/collaboration with impacted communities to identify/interview 100+ victims of NYPD abuses; LITERACY PROGRAM ASSISTANT at the New York Public Library

Expertise

Editor
7 Years
Writer
22 Years

Industries


Newspaper - National
17 Years
Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
15 Years
Book publishing - all
8 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

22 Years

Work Samples

New York City

History

Family

Exotic Animals

Vanity

Advocacy

Home

essay included in NEW YORK TIMES BOOK OF NEW YORK: Stories of the People, the Streets, and the Life of the City Past and Present, Hachette, 2009

Art & Architecture