Emily Nussbaum

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Emily Nussbaum

Past Event: Thursday, May 4, 2017

At Town Hall Seattle

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Women You Need to Know

Co-Presented by The Seattle Times.

Emily Nussbaum has been the television critic for The New Yorker since 2011. She won a 2014 National Magazine Award for Columns and Commentary, and she is the recipient of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Criticism.

This event is part of SAL’s Women You Need to Know (WYNK) Series. 

She has written about The Good Wife, Girls, Mad Men, and Scandal, among other shows. Previously, she worked at New York for seven years, editing the Culture Pages (and creating the Approval Matrix) and writing both features and criticism.

Selected Works
Last Girl in Larchmont
What About Bob?
Candy Girl
Queens Boulevard
The Little Tramp
Good Night To Serve Man
Little Boxes

Links
Nussbaum’s website
Washington Post article on Pultizer Prize win
Emily Nussbaum interview
Why I can’t be you by Emily Nussbaum
NPR: Emily Nussbaum – A Critical Mass of Good TV
Emily Nussbaum- podcast

Event Details

Town Hall Seattle

1119 8th Ave
Seattle, WA 98101

View directions.

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