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Joel F.

Average rate
$40/hour
  • Joined June 2016

I have 7 years of freelance experience in article writing, blog writing, editing and teaching.

  • Tucson, AZ, United States
Profile photo of Joel Foster
Joel F.
Tucson, AZ, United States

Services

Categories

Social Media Content Copywriting

Experience

Summary

I began freelancing in 2006 when contributing to Skope Magazine, covering various musicians and artists. I then moved onto alt weeklies, where I wrote about political events. I also write scripts, produce and edit videos, both feature and documentary.

Work history

Heating Up In Tucson
A secret shopper column detailing various music shops in the Tucson, Arizona area.
Defusing the Carbon Bomb
Feature detailing the events at a protest in Boston, Ma, which concerned President Obama's attitude toward the Keystone XL pipeline.
Boston Gets Occupied
An article discussing the Occupy Boston movement
Bad Religion
An interview/feature on Bad Religion guitarist Brett Gurewitz

Portfolio

Heating Up In Tucson

A secret shopper column highlighting various music shops in the Tucson, Arizona area.

Dalek

An interview/feature with hip hop artist Dalek

Education

Accreditations

Emerson College
Visual/Media Arts
Salem State College
Journalism

Skills

Skills

blogging writing copywriting journalism interview research screenwriting script editing video editing

Tools

Basecamp Audacity Wordpress Twitter Medium Final Cut Pro adobe premiere

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Animals & Pets Consumer Products Education Entertainment Media Music PR & Communications Philanthropy

What I read

Medium, Pitchfork, AVClub, NY Times, Economist

Side projects

I have written and directed short films and written about a half dozen scripts. I am also working on a non-fiction book detailing the rise of megachurches in the US. I have run a successful Kickstarter campaign for the book.

Ideal team

I work best with a small team who is able to communication exactly what they want. I tend to pepper my work with humor and a team with a similar outlook would be a perfect fit.