Amy Davidson (author)

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Amy Davidson is an American author, journalist and magazine editor. Davidson grew up in New York City, graduating from Hunter College High School,[1] and attended Harvard University, where she received an AB in Social Studies. Before joining The New Yorker, she lived and worked in Germany.[2]

Davidson joined The New Yorker magazine in 1995. In 1997, she became head of the magazine's fact-checking department; in 2000, she was named an associate editor; in 2003, she was named senior editor. She became a staff writer in 2015[3] and focuses on politics and international affairs.[4] Her editing contributions to The New Yorker have won the National Magazine Award and the George Polk Award. Davidson is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.[5]

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Essays and reporting[edit]

  • Davidson, Amy (July 28, 2014). "Crossing borders". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 90 (21): 21–22. 
  • — (May 18, 2015). "Unclear dangers". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 91 (13): 33–34. 
  • — (August 3, 2015). "Broken". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 91 (22): 17–18. 
  • — (March 21, 2016). "Conventional wisdom". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 92 (6): 31–32. 
  • — (November 7, 2016). "October surprises". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 92 (36): 15–16. [6]
  • — (January 2, 2017). "Mrs. Obama". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 92 (43): 17–18. [7]

Close Read columns from newyorker.com[edit]

Q. & A. columns from newyorker.com[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Amy Davidson on linkedin.com (accessed 13 May 2013)
  2. ^ [2] The New Yorker website, accessed 2 January 2013
  3. ^ [3] Amy Davidson on linkedin.com (accessed 9th March 2015)
  4. ^ [4] The Harvard University website, accessed 30 May 2011
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-05-18. Retrieved 2011-05-30.  Center for Communication website, accessed 30 May 2011
  6. ^ Online version is titled "Yet More E-Mail Trouble for Clinton".
  7. ^ Online version is titled "Michelle Obama and Us".