TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Irina Aleksander Says Goodbye To The New York Observer

The Awl’s Choire Sicha reported that Irina Aleksander left her staff reporter post at The New York Observer today.  Aleksander is expected to take her writing talents to The New York Times style section where she will join former Observer editor Alexandra Jacobs.

Aleksander was the last female name to appear on the Observer‘s masthead and leaves the paper with a staff comprised completely of male writers.

Mediabistro Course

Travel Writing

Travel WritingStarting September 23, learn how to turn your travel stories into published essays and articles! Taught by a former Vanity Fair staff writer, James Sturz will teach you how to report, interview, and find sources, discover story ideas and pitch them successfully, and understand what travel editors look for in a story. Register now!