Tag: Appointments and Executive Changes

Reagan Arthur Named Publisher at Knopf

Alfred A. Knopf announced Thursday that Reagan Arthur is its new publisher, succeeding Sonny Mehta, who died at 77 in December after more than three decades at the helm of the august literary imprint. Arthur, 55, becomes just the fourth head of Knopf, following its namesake founder, Robert Gottlieb and Mehta. The imprint, which has […]

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I’ll Never Be Ashamed of My Abortion

I am medium-brown-skinned — neither rich dark chocolate nor creamy cafe au lait. I am a B cup and have, for a black girl, a barely there butt. I have flat feet and oily skin. And like so many American women of reproductive age, I’ve had an abortion. I, and I alone, made the decision […]

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Tony Hall to Step Down as BBC Chief

LONDON — After leading the British Broadcasting Corporation for seven years, Tony Hall said on Monday that he would resign this summer, an unexpected announcement that made no mention of the gender pay-gap scandal that has dogged the institution in recent years. “If I followed my heart I would genuinely never want to leave,” Mr. […]

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