National Magazine Awards Judges Discover That Women Can Write, After All

When the 2012 National Magazine Award finalists were announced last year, exactly zero women were nominated in what most journalists consider the gold-star categories: reporting, features, profiles, essays, and columns. "The National Magazine Awards have sent a pretty clear message," Erin Belieu from VIDA: Women in… » 4/02/13 5:30pm 4/02/13 5:30pm

Ladymags And Men's Magazines Are Not Created Equal

Some magazine insiders are irritated by how the industry's top awards reorganized the "general excellence" category: Women's magazines are in the "Fashion, Service and Lifestyle" category, while fashion-centric GQ and other men's magazines fall under the same category as "business, science and active-interest… » 4/05/11 6:05pm 4/05/11 6:05pm

The National Magazine Awards: 3 Hours Better Spent Reading Magazines

Cindi Leive, the editor-in-chief of Glamour and president of the American Society of Magazine Editors, is very attractive. She is very well-liked. She is, by all accounts — and I have more accounts of Leive's bedside manner than I ever asked for — a terribly nice, and intelligent, person. But Glamour is a essentially… » 5/02/08 5:40pm 5/02/08 5:40pm