Amy Davidson Sorkin

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Amy Davidson Sorkin
Born
Amy Davidson
NationalityAmerican
EducationA.B. Harvard University
OccupationJournalist
Writer
Spouse(s)David James Sorkin

Amy Davidson Sorkin (formerly Amy Davidson) is an American author, journalist and magazine editor.

Biography[edit]

Davidson Sorkin 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 Sorkin 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 Sorkin is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Amy Davidson and David James Sorkin, the general counsel of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, were married on June 24, 2017 in a Jewish ceremony in Manhattan at the New-York Historical Society.[6] Subsequently, she began to publish under the name Amy Davidson Sorkin.[7][8]

Bibliography[edit]

Essays and reporting[edit]

  • Davidson, Amy. "Heal thyself". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 89 (39): 21–22.
  • — (December 2, 2013). "Heal thyself". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 89 (39): 21–22.
  • — (February 3, 2014). "Game change". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 89 (47): 19–20.[9]
  • — (July 28, 2014). "Crossing borders". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 90 (21): 21–22.
  • — (December 15, 2014). "Safer streets". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 90 (40): 21–22.
  • — (February 9, 2015). "God and the G.O.P." The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 90 (47): 17–18.
  • — (March 16, 2015). "Atomic clocks". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 91 (4): 19–20.[10]
  • — (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.[11]
  • — (January 2, 2017). "Mrs. Obama". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 92 (43): 17–18.[12]
  • — (June 19, 2017). "The man in the room". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 93 (17): 19–20.[13]
  • — (July 3, 2017). "Feeling worse". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 93 (19): 17–18.[14]
  • Sorkin, Amy Davidson (August 21, 2017). "Misdiagnosing a crisis". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 93 (24): 15–16.[15]
  • — (November 6, 2017). "The silent majority". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 93 (35): 17–18.[16]
  • — (October 1, 2018). "The next confirmation". The Talk of the Town. Comment. The New Yorker. 94 (30).

Close Read columns from newyorker.com[edit]

Conversation columns from newyorker.com[edit]

Daily Comment 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.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Center for Communication website, accessed 30 May 2011
  6. ^ "Amy Davidson, David Sorkin". New York Times. June 25, 2017. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  7. ^ Note that contributions to The New Yorker published by Davidson before her marriage to Sorkin are now being attributed to Amy Davidson Sorkin.
  8. ^ "Contributors: Amy Davidson Sorkin". The New Yorker. Retrieved 20 November 2017.
  9. ^ Richard Sherman.
  10. ^ Online version is titled "The Iran countdown".
  11. ^ Online version is titled "Yet more e-mail trouble for Clinton".
  12. ^ Online version is titled "Michelle Obama and us".
  13. ^ Online version is titled "The only man in the room with Trump".
  14. ^ Online version is titled "The Senate's disastrous health-care Bill".
  15. ^ Online version is titled "Trump misdiagnoses the opioid crisis".
  16. ^ Online version is titled "Jeff Flake and the G.O.P.’s complicity problem".