Cassidy Dawn Graves

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Ridgewood, NY
New York University
Home Cooking, Recipe Ghostwriting, Ingredients, Food Media
  • Cassidy is an experienced home cook with a wide knowledge of ingredients who is very comfortable improvising in the kitchen.
  • Cassidy is knowledgeable about the food media space, from SEO best practices and knowing what ingredients are trendy to being aware of what restaurants and food moguls are engaged in labor violations.
  • Cassidy has over five years of experience as a freelance writer and journalist covering topics ranging from longform cultural criticism to local food, art, and events.


Cassidy Dawn Graves is an editor and writer for Mashed News. As a journalist, Cassidy has published work on art, culture, sexuality, and food with outlets including Munchies, The Nation, MEL Magazine, and Bedford + Bowery. Cassidy is also an experienced home cook and performs music both solo and with their band Boy Howdy!.


Cassidy received a BFA in Drama from Playwrights Horizons Theater School at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, with an honors in Theater Studies.
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