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2024 Bombeck Workshop Faculty Estelle Erasmus

Estelle Erasmus

Estelle Erasmus, author of Writing That Gets Noticed: Find Your Voice, Become a Better Storyteller, Get Published, is an award-winning journalist, professor of writing at New York University, magazine editor, public speaker and host of the podcast Freelance Writing Direct.

Her articles for The New York Times and The Washington Post have gone globally viral. She has appeared on Good Morning America and has had her articles discussed on The View. She has taught, coached and mentored many writers who have gone on to be widely published. 

She received a 2023 NYU School of Professional Studies Teaching Excellence Award and a 2023 Zibby Award naming Writing That Gets Noticed the "Best Book for the Writer." She also is an American Society of Journalists and Authors award winner and was a cast member in the inaugural New York City production of the Listen to Your Mother storytelling show.

You can find her on TikTok, InstagramX and Threads. Her Substack of craft advice, pitching opportunities and bonus clips is here.