Thanks: Thanks to Professor Samir Husni and the Ole Miss students who made me feel so welcomed at the university’s Magazine Week. While the weather was a little chilly, Oxford’s charm is as warm as its reputation suggests. Professor Husni’s students are an engaging group who had some impressively nuanced and insightful questions about custom […]
A brief departure from tradition: For those new to the rexblog, I have typically tried to stay away from news about the employment comings and goings of magazine people (one could devote an entire blog to that subject). However, once in a while, there will be such a story that is hard to ignore. Today, […]
Catching up, bouncing back: Thanks to writer Norman Schreiber for letting me me know that he has posted on his website an article he wrote that appeared in the January issue of Media Magazine regarding the outlook for a bounce-back in consumer magazines. He includes several suggestions from industry veterans on what needs to happen […]
Blog silence today: I’m unwired all day, so I’ll catch up tonight or tomorrow with a post or two about the fine folks here at the University of Mississippi’s Magazine Week. In the meantime, congratulations to David Carey & Co. for the New Yorker’s continued success.