John Williams has been hired to edit the New York Times‘s online book blog, Paper Cuts. Alex Star, an editor at the Book Review, announced the news earlier today.
“He’s replacing Blake Wilson, who was promoted to be the deputy editor of the Metropolitan section a few months ago,” wrote Mr. Star in Read More
On Sept. 11, a view of the empty sky and hollowed-out ground where the Twin Towers once stood will be broadcast to the nation from the offices of The Wall Street Journal . The paper, which only returned to its space at the World Financial Center in early August, will provide the terrace of its Read More
It was a wake, yes, but it looked like a terrific party as well: a gathering of scores of writers and editors whose work I’d admired. Still, I was feeling so sad and guilty, I had to leave. I felt something had to be done.
It was a wake for Lingua Franca, an informal farewell Read More