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Kristin Palm

Freelance writer and editor

Location icon United States

I'm a freelance writer and editor based in Detroit. I focus on the arts, urban planning, criminal justice and aging. My work has been featured in The New York Times, the New York Daily News, the San Francisco Chronicle and Metropolis, among others. I also help nonprofits, educational institutions and social justice organizations hone their messages, tell their stories, advance their missions and raise funds.


Professional Writing

Data Driven Detroit
Messaging Platform

I worked with Data Driven Detroit to develop a messaging platform that clearly defines their work, vision and values

TechTown Detroit
2017 Annual Report

I project managed, wrote and edited TechTown Detroit's 2017 annual report, fusing metrics, storytelling and imagery

TechTown Detroit
Video - What It Takes

I managed all aspects of production for this video for TechTown, working with Detroit film studio Iron Coast

Op-eds & Essays

Articles & Reviews

San Francisco Chronicle Magazine
More Is More

Profile of the seriously whimsical Bay Area design firm Wowhaus

A Display of Talent

Interview with architect Liz Ogbu about Public Architecture's Day Laborer Station

Buried Treasure Island

Review of "Buried Treasure Island," part of Yerba Buena Center's Bay Area Now festival

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