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Deborah Treisman

Deborah Treisman is The New Yorker’s fiction editor. She joined the magazine’s fiction department at 27 and is the first woman to hold the fiction editor title since Katharine White established the department in 1925.

Deborah Treisman and Hadley Freeman
As fiction editor of The New Yorker, Deborah Treisman is one of the most influential arbiters of literary taste on either side of the Atlantic. She not only hand-picks New Yorker short stories, but also edits the works of literary luminaries such as Alice Munro, Haruki Murakami and Salman Rushdie. She and The Guardian‘s Hadley Freeman will discuss journalism in general, The New Yorker in particular and, perhaps, who m...
The New Yorker
New York symbolises the sweeping cultural changes of the 20th century and The New Yorker, first published in 1925, initiated many of these changes. With its extensive reportage and unparalleled arts features, the magazine transcends the city that gave it its name. New Yorker leading lights: film critic David Denby, drama critic John Lahr, cartoon editor Robert Mankoff and fiction editor Deborah Treisman invest...