Nieman Notes

“Get This Boy in Our Stable”

By Nieman Notes March 12, 2013

Dan Wakefield, NF ’64, edited and annotated the recently published “Kurt Vonnegut: Letters.” Here he reflects on first meeting Vonnegut during his Nieman year and the impact the resulting friendship had on his own writing career Read more

Fall 2012: Class Notes

Nieman Notes October 16, 2012

1946 Robert Manning, an influential editor of The Atlantic Monthly, died of lymphoma at a hospital in Boston on September 28th. He was 92. Read his obituary from … Read more

J. Anthony Lukas Book Prizes

By Nieman Notes July 10, 2012

From left, prize winners Daniel J. Sharfstein, Jonathan M. Katz, and Sophia Rosenfeld. Jonathan Alter, right, is chairman of the J. Anthony Lukas Prize Project Committee. Photo by Lisa Abitbol. J. Anthony Lukas’s “Common … Read more

Winter 2011: Class Notes

By Nieman Notes December 15, 2011

Annual Report Chronicles Foundation’s Growth The past year has been a time of transition and new beginnings for the Nieman Foundation. Bob Giles, NF ’66, retired as Nieman curator, wrapping up … Read more