Samuels to join The New Yorker as staff writer

Robert Samuels, a national political reporter at the Washington Post, will leave to join The New Yorker as a staff writer. He begins in March. Samuels has been with the Post for the past 12 years. Prior to joining the Post, he worked at the Miami Herald for more than four years. Samuels graduated from […]

Kirkpatrick departs NY Times for New Yorker

David D. Kirkpatrick, a veteran of The New York Times, has left after 22 years to join The New Yorker. Kirkpatrick was an investigative reporter at the Times and part of the team that won a Pulitzer Prize in 2020 for international reporting. He also served as Cairo bureau chief, Washington correspondent and national correspondent. […]

Entous joins the NY Times as an investigative reporter

The New York Times has hired Adam Entous as an investigative reporter. Entous has covered national security, foreign policy and the intelligence agencies for more than a decade. He joined the Times from The New Yorker, where he was a staff writer for four years. Before that, Entous worked at the Washington Post, Wall Street […]

Blake to join the New Yorker as contributing writer

Heidi Blake will join The New Yorker as a contributing writer. Currently, she is a senior investigative reporter at BuzzFeed News, where she has worked for more than seven years. At BuzzFeed, Blake served as global investigations editor and U.K. investigations editor. She has also worked as deputy editor – insight investigations team and assistant […]

New Yorker’s Winter steps into new role

Jessica Winter, executive editor of newyorker.com at The New Yorker will be moving into a contributing editor role, where she will divide her time between writing and editing. Previously, she has worked as a business and technology editor and then as a features editor at Slate. She was also a culture editor at Time. Inc. […]

New Yorker hires Sehgal as staff writer

Parul Sehgal will be joining The New Yorker as a staff writer. Currently, she is an editor at The New York Times Book Review, a post she has held for over 9 years. She was also a books editor at NPR and a senior editor at Publishers Weekly. Sehgal is a graduate of Columbia University, […]

New Yorker adds three as contributing writers

The New Yorker has named Kyle Chayka, Matthew Hutson and Luke Mogelson as contributing writers. Chayka will be covering tech and culture on the Internet. His work has also appeared in Medium, The Guardian, The New York Times, Time Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, CNBC, The Daily Beast, Bloomberg and more. He also co-founded the […]

The New Yorker names Ozcelik product manager

The New Yorker has promoted Alp Ozcelik to the post of product manager. Previously, he held the post of associate product manager focusing on newsletter products and working with the engagement and growth teams on various special projects. Prior to that, he was a product relationship manager at Condé Nast for The New Yorker, Bon […]

From a one-man operation to 1.6 million followers, a new medium emerges

Han Zhang of the New Yorker magazine has written an article on a resoundingly successful emerging business model for the struggling world journalism. (https://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/the-post-truth-publication-where-chinese-students-in-america-get-their-news) College Daily, which now has more than 30 staffers in Beijing and 15 in New York, launched at the beginning of 2014 as a one-man operation in an apartment in Beijing.  […]