Utne Names 21st Annual Independent Press Awards Nominees

The Utne Reader today released the nominees for its 21st annual Utne Independent Press Awards. Winners will be announced April 25 at the Magazine Publishers of America-Independent Magazine Advisory Group (IMAG) conference in Washington, D.C.

And the nominees are:

General Excellence – The American Prospect, Audubon, The Chronicle of Higher Education, High Country News, Miller-McCune, Orion, Virginia Quarterly Review, Washington Monthly

Best Writing – The American Scholar, Bookforum, Boston Review, Columbia Journalism Review, Geist, Hip Mama, Tin House, Witness

Political Coverage – The American Prospect, Mother Jones, Ms., The Nation, The New Republic, The Progressive, The Texas Observer, Washington Monthly

Arts Coverage – American Craft, The Believer, Bidoun, Creative Review, Esopus, Film Comment, The Journal of Music, Poets & Writers

International Coverage – Middle East Report, NACLA Report on the Americas, New Internationalist, New Statesman, Peace Review, PEN America, Virginia Quarterly Review, The Walrus

Health/Wellness Coverage – Chronogram, Landscape Architecture, New Mobility, On Wisconsin, POZ, Psychotherapy Networker, Spirituality & Health, Yes!

Science/Tech Coverage – California, IEEE Spectrum, Johns Hopkins Public Health, Make, Miller-McCune, Science News, Stanford, Technology Review

Social/Cultural Coverage – Bitch, Brain, Child, The Brooklyn Rail, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Hyphen, Intelligence Report, make/shift, Urbanite

Environmental Coverage – Alternatives Journal, Audubon, Conservation, Earth Island Journal, Environment, High Country News, OnEarth, Orion

Spiritual Coverage – Commonweal, Geez, Lilith, Portland, Resurgence, Shambhala Sun, Sojourners, Tricycle

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