Associate Professor of Journalism; Director, Cultural Reporting and Criticism Program, New York University
Holtzbrinck Fellow - Class of Spring 2013
Susie Linfield is an associate professor at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University, where she directs the Cultural Reporting and Criticism Program. She is the author of The Cruel Radiance: Photography and Political Violence (Chicago, 2010), which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism. She writes about politics and culture for a wide array of publications, including the Washington Post, New Republic, Boston Review, Bookforum, Dissent, and The Nation. She was formerly the arts editor of the Washington Post, the editor-in-chief of American Film, and the deputy editor of the Village Voice.