Senior Editor of Talk Magazine Visits Fairfax Campus
Posted: February 21, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am
Sam Sifton, senior editor/writer for Talk, Tina Brown’s new general audience monthly magazine, speaks on “Journalism Today: A Personal Trajectory” on Tuesday, Feb. 22, from 1 to 3 p.m., in the Johnson Center Cinema. Sifton has been a writer and editor for alternative weekly the New York Press, where for eight years he reported on restaurants, media, and Manhattan, and a contributor to various publications, including Details, the London Review of Books, and the online journal Salon.
Sifton will use his own experiences to initiate a discussion of contemporary journalism and media practices. His visit is sponsored by New Century College, the English Department, the History and Art History Department, the Cultural Studies Program, and the Communication Department.