Mar 28, 2012 @ 04:00:00 am
The Observer's Rozalia Jovanovic writes up Choire Sicha's inaugural column for Bookforum—an investigation into the life and tweets of "cultural truffle hound" and MoMA curator Klaus Biesenbach. "While Mr. Biesenbach’s celebrity obsession is not exactly news," Jovanovic writes, "Mr. Sicha does remind us that it does still make us a tad uncomfortable to see the curator at one of the world’s top institutions getting into the pit with the rest of us."
Paris Review editor Sadie Stein has become the editor of the magazine's Daily blog. Stein is replacing senior editor Deirdre Foley-Mendelssohn, who’s off to edit the books section at Harper’s. (Speaking of the Paris Review, Emma Straub is on tour with the Magnetic Fields and blogging about it for Daily.)
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