Jan Simpson photo.jpgW magazine has hired Janice Simpson, a former assistant managing editor for Time magazine, as contributing entertainment editor.

In addition to her work as a writer and editor — she has previously worked for The Wall Street Journal, Essence and Woman’s Day as well as Time — Simpson also teaches arts reporting at the City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism and runs a theatre blog Broadway & Me.

Full press release after the jump

(Photo by Joseph Moran)

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