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Osita Nwanevu

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Staff Writer — Slate
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Biography

I’m Osita Nwanevu, a former intern at Harper's Magazine, Slate, the Chicago Reader, NPR, and In These Times. I'm also the Editor-in-Chief of the South Side Weekly, an alternative weekly covering the South Side of Chicago, a Senior Editor at The New Islander, an online magazine in development, and...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Interning at In These Times, a progressive magazine based in Chicago.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Nope.

How is social media changing news?

Not as much as people assume.