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NY Magazine - firing Tobi Tobias


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#1 Alexandra

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Posted 22 August 2002 - 10:17 AM

Thanks, piccolo. The other NYMag threads are in the Books, Magazines and Critics forum. I'm going to copy this thread over there and merge it into the other thread on the subject, then close the topic here. Thanks for finding this for us.

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Posted 22 August 2002 - 09:13 AM

I can't find the thread where we were talking about this but look what I just saw at www.artsjournal.com:

BAD MOVES: New York Magazine
miscalculated when it fired dance critic Tobi
Tobias. But the magazine has been cutting
back on space for its other critics, and some
might worry other cutbacks are in the works.
"Eliminating a major voice from an important
venue—either for budgetary reasons or to
bring in someone trendier—is not merely a
dance-world scandal, it’s a dark comment on
the priorities of today’s journalism." New York
Observer [low down in the column] 08/21/02

(If you go to the above website, there is a link to the full article.)


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