The New Republic Adds Four

TNR logo GThe New Republic has started to fill the holes left by the mass exodus in early December. Below are the details.

    • Jamil Smith is joining as senior editor. Smith comes to the magazine from MSNBC, where he most recently served as a producer. He starts January 26.
    • Elspeth Reeve is also joining as a senior editor. Reeve most recently worked a First Look Media. She also begins January 26.
    • Bijan Stephen has been named associate editor. Stephen was formerly an editorial assistant at Vanity Fair. Stephen begins January 20.
    • Cathy Park Hong is joining as poetry editor. She currently teaches poetry at Sarah Lawrence College.