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Amy J. Barry

Specializes in: Arts, Profiles, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Food, Education, Parenting, Grief and Loss

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Branford, CT  
Phone: 203-488-8653

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Work has previously appeared: Daily and Weekly Community Newspapers, Local/Regional Magazine, Trade Magazine, Local Radio, Newsletters, Book Publishing

I write weekly features, theater and art reviews, and a parenting column for "Shore Publishing Community Newspapers" on the CT shoreline and the Times Weeklies in Southeastern CT. I write food stories for "The Day"-- New London daily newspaper. I write regular features for "Elan" magazine, a CT publication. I write press releases, newsletters, magazine articles, and public service announcements for a variety of business and not-for profit clients/ I have a published award-winning children's book, "A Child's Grief Journey" and I'm working on a novel. I am a professional member of the CT Critics Circle. I have received more than a dozen first and second place awards from the CT Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. I graduated from University of Hartford cum laude in 1978 as an English major, mass communications minor. I have worked as a writer/editor/journalist for the past 30 years.

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