Personal Hot Lists

Media and culture players share what they love to read

We asked a handful of media and culture types to tell us their favorite magazines. Here are the picks of Ruth Reichl, Tyler Brule, Craig Newmark, Sloane Crosley, Lauren Zalaznik, and more.

 

Ruth Reichl: Author, former editor-in-chief, Gourmet
The New Yorker
Slake
Fast Company
                      The Believer
                      Gastronomica

Tyler Brûlé: Editor-in-chief, Monocle
German AD
Casa Brutus
Fantastic Man
Bloomberg Businessweek
                           Apartamento

Donny Deutsch: TV host, chairman, Deutsch
Vanity Fair
New York
Architectural Digest
Men’s Health
                       Time Magazine

Craig Newmark:  Founder, Craigslist.org
Consumer Reports
Entertainment Weekly
The Economist
The Atlantic

Damon Lindelof:  Co-creator, Lost
Entertainment Weekly
Esquire
Vanity Fair
Wired
                        The New Yorker

Sloane Crosley:  Author of How Did You Get This Number
New York
GQ
Harper’s
O, the Oprah Magazine

Steve Bodow:  Co-executive producer, The Daily Show
The Economist
New York
The New Yorker
The New York Times Magazine
                      Vanity Fair

Jacki Kelley:  Global CEO, UM
Fortune
Wired
People
O, the Oprah Magazine
                        Martha Stewart Living

Nick Denton:  Founder, Gawker Media
New York
Dwell
The Economist
Private Eye

Laurie Coots:  Worldwide CMO, TBWA
Contagious
Strategy+Business
Fast Company

McKinsey Quarterly
                       The New Yorker

Lauren Zalaznick:  Chairperson, NBCUniversal Entertainment & Digital Networks and Integrated Media
The Atlantic
The New Yorker
Harper’s
                     Dwell
                     Entertainment Weekly

Dexter Filkins:  Staff writer, The New Yorker
The New Republic
The New York Review of Books
The Economist

Val DiFebo:  New York CEO, Deutsch
Vanity Fair
Martha Stewart Living
The New Yorker
Contagious
                          Architectural Digest

Dylan Jones:  Editor, British GQ
The New Yorker
The Spectator
The Economist
The Word

James Truman:  Former Condé Nast editorial director
I actually don’t read magazines regularly.