Jennifer Howard LLC
Jennifer Howard is a writer, editor, and journalist based in Washington, D.C. She’s at work on a history of clutter, forthcoming from Belt Publishing in September 2020. Currently she’s editing a book of interviews with American historians, to be published by Simon & Schuster in fall 2019.
A former contributing editor of The Washington Post and a former senior reporter for The Chronicle of Higher Education, Jennifer is a professional member of PEN American and the National Book Critics Circle. She has been a VCCA Fellow at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She has also served as press director for a nonprofit environmental organization.
Jennifer has written for The Washington Post, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The TLS, EdSurge, Slate, McSweeney’s, Art & Object, Humanities, The Boston Review, Bookforum, and many other places. Her short stories have appeared in The Collagist, VQR, Idle Ink, and other magazines, and in the anthologies DC Noir (edited by George Pelecanos) and Amazing Graces.
Years in the field: 30
Years freelancing: 30