David Remnick

David Remnick (born October 29, 1958) is an American journalist, writer, and magazine editor. He won a Pulitzer Prize in 1994 for his book Lenin’s Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire. Remnick has been editor of The New Yorker magazine since 1998. He was named Editor of the Year by Advertising Age in 2000. Before joining The New Yorker, Remnick was a reporter and the Moscow correspondent for The Washington Post. He has also served on the New York Public Library’s board of trustees. In 2010 he published his sixth book, The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama.
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  • Dear Derek Jeter, advice from superstar editors

    …, below his cap. Derek needs to take his ideas to a great editor with strong Web expertise and they should both partner with a media company which already has successful — preferably sports — websites. David Remnick, editor-in-chief, The New Yorker I always loved Jeter as a player, thought he was the epitome of the intelligent, clutch, consistent…

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