The Revolving Door, 09.05.06

The Washington Post:

  • Kunio Francis Tanabe retired as senior editor and art director of Book World last Friday, after working for the section since its inception in 1972.”

  • From an internal email:

      Today is Nicki Miller’s last day in Sunday Source; she’s leaving us to become the editor of Martha’s Vineyard magazine. Come by Sunday Source and have a sweet treat, sign her good-bye gift and wish her well!

  • American Prospect senior editor Garance Franke-Ruta is heading to Harvard’s Shorenstein Center for a fall semester fellowship.

  • Dina ElBoghdady will join the Washington Post’s Real Estate section next month, replacing the retired Sandy Flesihman. Dina had been covering business from the Post’sHoward County bureau.

  • The Washington Post’s Chris Lee has started covering the health policy beat for the Post’s national desk (Ceci Connolly‘s job before she took a leave of absence from the paper this summer and moved to Mexico City to be with her fiance, Manuel Roig-Franzia, the Post’s Mexico correspondent). Lee spent four years as the Federal Page writer).