Caitlin Dewey is a writer and occasional essayist based in Buffalo, New York. She has hired fake boyfriends, mucked out cow barns and braved online mobs in pursuit of stories for outlets including The New York Times, Cosmopolitan, The Atlantic, Medium’s OneZero and the Washington Post.
From 2012 to 2018, she covered digital culture, food and agriculture on the Post’s business and style desks. She previously wrote the popular daily newsletter “Links I Would Gchat You If We Were Friends," which the media critic David Carr called "witty and intelligent." She has also appeared as a guest on CNN, MSNBC and NPR, among other national and local media outlets.
Caitlin is currently an enterprise reporter at The Buffalo News, her hometown paper. She lives in downtown Buffalo and is available for freelance assignments.