GalleyCat’s on the prowl for former LA Times book editor Steve Wasserman. Wasserman’s joined Truthdig, winner of the 2007 Webby Award for Best Political Blog, as book editor. Starting in October, he’ll edit a weekly book review column. He’s still got his day job, as managing director of the Kneerim & Williams literary agency in NYC.
He’d been a contributor to the site, writing most recently about Dean Baquet.