Libby Copeland

Libby Copeland

Libby Copeland is a staff writer for the Washington Post. She started her career with the Post in 1998 as an intern in the Style department, [] and now covers Washington politics. [] Insiders have observered her to be a rising star. [] [] In 2005, she was the Feature Specialty Reporting winner for the large circlulation papers in the annual competion held by the American Association of Sunday and Feature Editors. []

Journalistic Work of Note

Her coverage of the 2006 Congressional mid-term elections has also been both lauded [] [] and enthusastically criticisized [] [] by the blogging community, and Wonkette called one of her pieces "fawning," [] .

She wrote articles for the Post about Washington, DC area graffiti artist Borf (aka John Tsombikos) and has been the subject of some graffiti saying "Libby Copeland Writes Lies," possibly in connection with the Borf issue. []

Personal Background

Copeland was born in 1975. She is an alumus of Hastings High School of Hastings-on-Hudson, New York. She went on to major in English at the University of Pennsylvania where, her junior year, she won the Thouron Award. []

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Jay Copeland — Shortland Street character Portrayed by Jaime Passier Armstrong Introduced by Harriet Crampton Duration 2004 2007 First appearance 25 June 2004 episode 30 …   Wikipedia

  • Borf — was a graffiti campaign seen in and around Washington, D.C. during 2004 and 2005, carried out by John Tsombikos while studying at the Corcoran College of Art and Design. This four letter word was ubiquitous around the Northwest quadrant of… …   Wikipedia

  • Kevin Trudeau — Kevin Mark Trudeau Trudeau in 2005 Born February 6, 1963 (1963 02 06) (age 48) Lynn, Massachusetts, USA Occupation Author …   Wikipedia

  • The Washington Post — Infobox Newspaper name = caption = The paper s January 9, 2008 front page type = Daily newspaper format = Broadsheet foundation = 1877 owners = Washington Post Company headquarters = 1150 15th Street, N.W. Washington, D.C., United States editor …   Wikipedia

  • Hastings-on-Hudson, New York — Hastings on Hudson is a village in Westchester County, New York, United States. As a village, it is located in the southwest part of the Town of Greenburgh. It lies on U.S. Route 9, Broadway in Hastings and all along the route s path through the… …   Wikipedia

  • Cleveland, Texas — For the city in Ohio, see Cleveland. City of Cleveland (Texas)   City   Location in the state of Texas …   Wikipedia

  • Natural Cures "They" Don't Want You to Know About — Trudeau s book Natural Cures – Updated Edition Natural Cures They Don t Want You To Know About is a book by Kevin Trudeau, a convicted felon, promoting a variety of non drug and non surgical purported cures for many diseases. Trudeau accuses… …   Wikipedia

  • Hastings High School (New York) — Hastings High School (HHS) is the lone public high school of the Hastings on Hudson school district in Westchester County, New York. The principal is Dr. Thomas J. Fazio and the assistant principal is Louis A. Adipietro. History The class of 1908 …   Wikipedia

  • Douglas LaBier — is a business psychologist, psychotherapist, and writer. He is the Founder and Director of the Center for Progressive Development, in Washington, D.C. Beginning in the 1970s, his work has focused on identifying the links between positive human… …   Wikipedia

  • White House Correspondents' Association — The White House Correspondents Association (WHCA) is an organization of journalists who cover the President of the United States. The WHCA was founded in 1914 by journalists in response to an unfounded rumor that a Congressional committee would… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.