Shannon Reed

Shannon Reed

I write.

Credits include The New Yorker, WaPo, Eater, The Guardian, McSweeney's, Poets & Writers and many more.

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Alan Olifson produces some hilarious essays about growing up ...

Alan Olifson produces some hilarious essays about g...

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First Person: Living on the fringe | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

First Person: Living on the fringe | Pittsburgh Pos...

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'Glow': Ned Beauman's novel of a man on the move enchants and ...

'Glow': Ned Beauman's novel of a man on the move en...

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First Person: The boys I know / What are we going to do to keep ...

First Person: The boys I know / What are we going t...

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First Person / Pretty close by - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

First Person / Pretty close by - Pittsburgh Post-G...

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'Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe': Lori Jakiela elevates the adoption memoir

If you travel in Pittsburgh’s literary circles for long enough, you’ll hear about Lori Jakiela. The professor of creative writing at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg is renowned locally for her vivid non-fiction. My first introduction to her was reading her new book, “Belief Is Its Own Kind of...

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Breaking News in Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Ex-Upper St. Clair lifeguard facing sex charges scheduled for trial

The first trial for a former head lifeguard at the Upper St. Clair Recreation Center charged with sexual assault is scheduled for March 31. Michael A. Kelly, 29, of Castle Shannon has two criminal cases pending, including charges of rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and related counts stemming from 2011...

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Obituary: W.E. 'Gene' Deskins / Math professor cultivated students and garden

W.E. "Gene" Deskins, a professor and mathematician who was chairman of the math department at the University of Pittsburgh during the 1970s and 1980s, enjoyed being in the classroom. "He loved to teach. He loved finding students who really enjoy math," said his daughter, Samantha E. Deskins of Austin, Texas....

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Jury in cyanide poisoning case hears recording of 911 call

Robert Ferrante’s voice was pleading, panic-stricken. For nearly 12 minutes, the now-66-year-old neurological researcher for the University of Pittsburgh begged a 911 dispatcher to get help for his wife at their Lytton Avenue home in Oakland. “Hello, hello. Please, please, please, please. I think my wife is having a stroke,”...

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August Wilson 70th birthday celebrations abound

It’s just April, but 2015 has already been an august year – an August year, that is, as in August Wilson. Monday is the 70th birthday of the Pittsburgh-born playwright many now refer to as the American Shakespeare, and this year is also the 10th anniversary of his death, Oct. 2, 2005 still...

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2014 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Nominations

Aug 13, 2014 ... Shannon Perrine, Reporter. Get in the Game, Save a Life - Comcast SportsNet .... Josh Reed, Reporter. Nathan Hershey - A Story of Inspiration ......

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Basketball box scores: March 19

Box scores from Saturday, March. 19, 2016 BOYS BASKETBALL PIAA CLASS AAAA CHAMPIONSHIP Roman Catholic 73, Allderdice 62 Allderdice (28-2) - FG-A - FT-A - Reb - PF - TP James Jackson - 9-17 - 0-0 - 6 - 3 - 21 Ramon Creighton - 7-16 - 4-8 - 2...