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Revolving Door Newsletter: 11.14.06

A Meteoric, if Uneasy, Rise at Dwell

November 14, 2006

Sam Grawe's ascension from editorial assistant to newly installed editor-in-chief of Dwell in just six years, at the tender age of 29, is both a Cinderella story and cautionary tale. Sure, he's reached the top of the masthead of his first magazine in record time, and Dwell is an industry success story -- an independent shelter magazine that isn't as trashy, mummified or fey as its rivals. But, then again, his path to the top only opened up after his boss quit in disgust (that would be Allison Arieff), and after his co-executive editor left ...

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