Three’s a Charm: Atlantic Writers Enter Finals

The Atlantic is up for three awards from the American Society of Magazine Editors.

Matthieu Aikins’ “Our Man in Kandahar” was selected as a finalist in the Reporting category. Entertainment columnist James Parker is a finalist in Columns and Commentary, and Sarah Turcott’s “Scar” was nominated for best in fiction writing.

Awards will be presented on May 3, 2011 in New York City. See the full list of finalists here.

Congratulations to The Atlantic.