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About Us

Columbia Journalism Review is published by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

Dean
Steve Coll


Chairman
Victor Navasky


Editor in Chief and Publisher
Elizabeth Spayd

Deputy Editor in Chief
Brent Cunningham

Associate Editor/Production Editor
Christie Chisholm

Web Editor
Kira Goldenberg

Associate Editors
Liz Cox Barrett, Greg Marx

Social Media Editor
Sarah Grieco

Senior Writers
Ryan Chittum, Alexis Sobel Fitts, Michael Meyer

Delacorte Fellows
Chris Ip, Lene Bech Sillesen, David Uberti

Contributing Editors
Ben Adler, James Boylan, Julia M. Klein, Trudy Lieberman, Judith Matloff, Douglas McCollam, Justin Peters, Cristine Russell

Interns
Christopher Massie


General Manager
Dennis Giza

Business Development
Christopher Wiss

Business Manager
Marietta Bell

Circulation
Collins Circulation Group: Paula Collins


Editorial and Identity Design
Point Five, NY: Alissa Levin, Benjamin Levine, Nathan Eames, Alena Jaffe

Website Design
Hazan+Company: Randi Hazan

Website Development & Strategy
Michael Murphy, Dean Pajevic, Jen Braun

Darts & Laurels Illustrations
Asaf Hanuka


Board of Overseers
Neil Barsky (chairman), Stephen Adler, Emily Bell, Nathan S. Collier, Sheila Coronel, Richard Elden, Howard W. French, Wade Greene, Alex Jutkowitz, Joan Konner, Eric Lax, Kenneth Lerer, Steven Lipin, Craig Newmark, Michael Oreskes, John Paton, Josh Reibel, Alice Rogoff, Randall Rothenberg, Michael Schudson, Laurel Touby


Major Funders
Major funders for CJR and CJR.org include non-faculty members of the Board of Overseers and the Maria Moors Cabot Fund, The Commonwealth Fund, Democracy Fund, Inc., The Saul and Janice Poliak Center for the Study of First Amendment Issues, Rockefeller Family & Associates, M & T Weiner Foundation, The Robert R. McCormick Foundation, New York Community Trust, The Tow Foundation, James H. Ottaway Jr., Dave and Kathy Scially, and R. Ted Weschler

Columbia Journalism Review (USPS 0804-780) (ISSN 0010-194X) is published bimonthly.

The ethics of The Guardian’s Whisper bombshell - It would have been a journalistic lapse not to have told readers

Gawker: The internet bully - Nick Denton’s media empire is an intellectual online fraternity that invites people to their parties only to make them buy the booze

The Washington Post short-sells a reporter’s integrity - Steven Pearlstein smears TheStreet’s Adam Feuerstein for criticizing a biotech firm

Former Sun-Times staffers react to top reporter’s resignation - “Whereas we don’t have all the answers, we have way too many questions about what happened here”

Stop trolling your readers - We know you’re only doing it for clicks


John Oliver video sweepstakes (The Awl)

“We may update this list next week to reflect Facebook shares gathered by The Awl as the result of this post, which is ultimately an elaborate excuse to embed a John Oliver video on our website”

Which news org is the most trusted? (Pew)

The answer is complicated

‘My Captivity’ (NYT Mag)

An American journalist on his two-year kidnapping in Syria

FBI faked an AP story, in Seattle Times style, to catch a suspect (Seattle Times)

“‘We are outraged that the FBI, with the apparent assistance of the US Attorney’s Office, misappropriated the name of The Seattle Times to secretly install spyware on the computer of a crime suspect,’ said Seattle Times Editor Kathy Best”

Bloggingheads

Greg Marx discusses democracy and news with Tom Rosenstiel of the American Press Institute

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Study Guides

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