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Entries by Stephanie Fairyington from 01/2013

From THE SLANT: Cindi Leive on Glamour -- "Move Forward, or Die"

| Posted 01.18.2013 | Media

Cindi Leive, Glamour magazine's editor-in-chief, is revamping the 73-year-old monthly, souping it up with advertiser-loving beauty and fashion pages, amplified visuals and first person narratives.

From THE SLANT: Founding Editor of Ms. Magazine, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, on How Her Iconic Magazine Forever Changed News Coverage on Women

| Posted 01.22.2013 | Women

With an unflappable belief in the possibility of a freer, fairer world, Letty Cottin Pogrebin has spent the last 42 years of her life combating anti-Semitism, promoting peace in the Middle East and tirelessly fighting for women's rights in the U.S. and abroad.

From THE SLANT: Sean Baker and the Making of His Indie Hit Starlet

| Posted 01.22.2013 | Entertainment

Writer-director Sean Baker may not (yet) be a household name, but his fan base is growing exponentially with his latest effort, Starlet, a cinematic gem.

From THE SLANT: Novelist John Reed Paves the Way for Repentant Book Critics

| Posted 01.23.2013 | Books

Novelist John Reed, the 43-year-old son of renowned New York City artists David Reed and Judy Rifka, grew up among tall ceilings and long windows in the spacious lofts of 1970s TriBeCa, then a shabby bohemia burning with creativity.

From THE SLANT: Frank Foer on the NEW New Republic, Martin Peretz and More

| Posted 01.28.2013 | Media

When mega millionaire Chris Hughes bought The New Republic last March, he asked Frank Foer to take the editorial reigns of the eminent magazine. But Foer didn't exactly leap at the chance.

From THE SLANT: The New York Times Magazine's Andrew Goldman on Fact-checking

| Posted 01.29.2013 | Media

Andrew Goldman, the "Talk" columnist at The New York Times Magazine, may be one of the shittiest fact-checkers in history, or at least, he seems to th...

Why Feminists Should Champion Mel Feit's Quest for Men's Liberation

| Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

The NCM has advanced its many causes through counseling services, helping men find family law experts, staging protests at women-only establishments and using the media to trumpet their movement.

From THE SLANT: Paul Schrader Challenges the New York Times Magazine's Spin on Making a Movie With Lindsay Lohan

| Posted 01.31.2013 | Media

Imagine writer-director Paul Schrader's delight when The New York Times Magazine, the bastion of cultural taste and respectability, called to write a piece about his latest directorial effort, The Canyons.