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Art Producers Speak: Patrick Fraser

We emailed Art Buyers and Art Producers around the world asking them to submit names of established photographers who were keeping it fresh and up-and-comers who they are keeping their eye on. If you are an Art Buyer/Producer or an Art Director at an agency and want to submit a photographer anonymously for this column […]

Food + Wine Cuts Six Staffers

7 hours agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlNY

Food + Wine has let go of six editorial staffers in an attempt to cut costs. WWD reports that the restructuring will allow Food + Wine’s editor, Dana Cowin, to focus more on the digital side of the glossy. The cuts are just the latest moves by Time Inc. Show More Summary

Melissa Rivers Speaks For First Time Since Joan Rivers' Death

Joan Rivers' daughter, Melissa Rivers, released her first statement since her mother's death on Sept. 4. Thanking fans for the outpouring of support and saying "my mother would have been overwhelmed," the 46-year-old continued via her...Show More Summary

A Look Back at Susan Glasser’s Ambitions for POLITICO Magazine

8 hours agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

Just one year ago, Foreign Policy editor-in-chief Susan Glasser joined POLITICO to launch its magazine. Today, she was named editor of the Rosslyn-based news outlet. Around the time of the magazine’s November debut, referring to itsShow More Summary

High school newspaper editor suspended for refusal to use the term ‘redskin’

8 hours agoIndustries / Media : Media Wire

Student Press Law Center The faculty adviser and student editor of a high school newspaper in southeast Pennsylvania were suspended amid a drawn-out fight over the paper’s refusal to use the term “redskin,” Anna Schiffbauer writes for...Show More Summary

Aye or naw? Newspaper fronts focus on Scotland

8 hours agoIndustries / Media : Media Wire

Kisoko.net | Newseum Newspapers in the U.K. and around the world focused on Scotland on Thursday and the referendum on independence. You can follow journalists reporting on the vote with my colleague Andrew Beaujon’s Twitter list. Here’s...Show More Summary

The Historical Legacy of WSB-TV Production

After pondering the despicable act by despicable people of attempting to suppress the black vote in the year 2014, in Georgia of all places, take a media moment with me as I say something nice about a Cox product: WSB-TV. The above (click the pic of Junior Farmer to get to the video; couldn’t get the embed code […]

Susan Glasser is Politico’s new editor

8 hours agoIndustries / Media : Media Wire

Good morning. Here are 10 media stories. Politico gets a new boss: Politico Magazine Editor Susan Glasser is now the editor of Politico, Dylan Byers reports. John Harris will remain editor-in-chief. “She will appoint a new Executive Editor to oversee day-to-day newsroom operations, the leadership said. Show More Summary

Huffington Post to Launch HuffPost Greece

8 hours agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlNY

The Huffington Post Media Group is preparing a homecoming of sorts. Well, at least for Arianna Huffington. The company is launching a Greek-language edition of HuffPost in collaboration with 24Media, Greece’s largest digital publisher. “For...Show More Summary

Jane Austen Fans Break World Record

8 hours agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

550 dressed up Jane Austen fans came together for a Guiness World Record-breaking event during the Jane Austen Festival. Organizers claim that this group has become the largest gathering of people dressed in Regency costume. The current...Show More Summary

On the Move, 9/18/14

Mary Stoker Smith adds co-hosting of “Studio A” at 4pm weekdays, while continuing as weekday evening anchor at WITI in Milwaukee. Trina Orlando moves to WMAQ in Chicago as a reporter, from KDKA in Pittsburgh. Meteorologist CatherineShow More Summary

Fortune Unveils its 50 Most Powerful Women in Business

8 hours agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

Fortune today unveiled its list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business, spanning women leaders in media, technology, finance, and consumer products. It includes Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook at #10, Marissa Mayer, CEO and president...Show More Summary

The New Inquiry: Not another New York literary magazine

The New Inquiry started as a Tumblr in 2009. Rachel Rosenfelt, the magazine’s publisher, created the account with a group of friends who quickly found that their voice had an audience. “At the time, Tumblr was was considered social media, and we were doing longform writing on it. It was a photo platform. Because we...

Joe Rose to Retire from WTVJ

Joe Rose is retiring from Miami NBC owned station WTVJ at the end of the year. “It’s time for me to slow down and get a decent night’s sleep!” Rose said in a statement posted to the station’s website. In his first career, Rose played...Show More Summary

Layoffs Coming to Parade

8 hours agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlNY

Now that Parade has been purchased by Atlhon Media, the bad news comes — about 85 staffers are likely to get cut. The New York Post reports that the layoffs will come as Athlon moves operations to its headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee. Only about 20 Parade staffers are expected to be offered jobs. Show More Summary

David Gregory Moderates Yesterday’s No Labels National Ideas Meeting

9 hours agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

Former “Meet the Press” host David Gregory yesterday moderated a discussion at the No Labels National Ideas Meeting, with honorary co-chairs Gov. Jon Huntsman and Sen. Joe Manchin. On the topic of media coverage in Washington, Gregory...Show More Summary

Kenneth Oppel & Jon Klassen Ink Deal With Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

9 hours agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Printz Honor-winning writer Kenneth Oppel and Caldecott Medal-winning artist Jon Klassen will partner to create a middle grade novel entitled The Nest. The story follows a boy named Steve as he and his family navigates through the difficulties of caring for Steve’s sick baby brother. Show More Summary

Morning Report for September 18, 2014

New York Times masthead changes are coming. (capitalnewyork.com) Susan Glasser is promoted to editor at Politico. “A year in, I’m even more bullish on Politico and its future,” she tells her staff. (politico.com) Iran says it’s interrogating Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian. (washingtonpost.com) New York Police Department commanders are advised not … Read More

Filmmaker Michael Almereyda Adapts William Shakespeare’s ‘Cymbeline’

9 hours agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Filmmaker Michael Almereyda has written and directed a film adaptation of William Shakespeare’s play, Cymbeline. We’ve embedded the full trailer above–what do you think? According to Indiewire, the cast includes Ethan Hawke, Ed Harris, Milla Jovovich, Penn Badgley, Anton Yelchin, John Leguizamo, Dakota Johnson, James Ransone, and Delroy Lindo. Show More Summary

Mediabistro Morning Roundup – 9.18.14

10 hours agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser Where Are They Now? Linda Vester TVSpy Is WJLA in Danger of Alienating the Washington, D.C., Market? Lost Remote Today Celebrates One-Year Anniversary...Show More Summary

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