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Adrian Brijbassi, Guyanese, Canadian journalist. Fellowship, Southampton College, 2001. Member of Asian American Journalists Association, Canada Club of New York.

Background

Brijbassi, Adrian was born on August 21, 1971 in New Amsterdam, Guyana. Arrived in the United States, 1996. Son of Navin Chandradatt and Sumintra Brijbassi.

Education

Bachelor of Applied Arts, Ryerson University, 1993. Master of Fine Arts, Southampton College, Long Island University, 2004.

Career

Sports editor The Eye Opener, Toronto, Canada, 1992. Co-president and editor Sports Ink, 1993—1994. Sports copy editor The Poughkeepsie Journal, New York, 1994.

Sports editor The Pembroke Observer, Canada, 1994—1996. Associate news editor New York Newsday, 1996—1997, associate sports editor, 1997—1999, assistant sports editor, since 1999.

Membership

Member of Asian American Journalists Association, Canada Club of New York.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hockey, basketball, travel, tutoring.

Connections

Married Julia Marie Pelish, June 23, 1995.

father:
Navin Chandradatt

mother:
Sumintra Brijbassi

spouse:
Julia Marie Pelish