Leigh Newman

Leigh Newman is the author of Still Points North and is the deputy editor of Oprah.com where she writes about books, life, happiness, survival, and — on rare, lucky days — food. Her fiction and nonfiction have appeared in One Story; Tin House; The New York Times Modern Love and City sections; Fiction; New York Tyrant; O, The Oprah Magazine; Oprah.com; Condé Nast Brides; Condé Nast Concierge; Travel Holiday; Ski; Arthur Frommer’s Budget Travel; and Bookforum. Her work has been anthologized in Crown’s The Collected Traveler book series and My Parents Were Awesome (Villard, 2011). She was the co-editor for One Ring Zero’s The Recipe Project (Black Balloon, 2011) and currently serves as an editor-at-large for the indie press Black Balloon Publishing. 

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“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
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An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
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Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann
Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann

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Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
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Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
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Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium
Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium